Art Therapy

An Anthropologist on Mars: Seven Paradoxical Tales

ISBN: 0-679-43785-1

In his introduction, the neurologist Oliver Sacks explain the brain’s remarkable plasticity, its capacity for the most striking adaptations. Such a remark leads us to question concepts like “health” and “disease”, and what is more, opens our vision to approach new realities.

Art | Pedagogy

Grunduð kenning og teiknaðar skýringarmyndir. (Grounded Theory and Drawn Diagrams).

ISBN: 9789979724414

In this chapter Unnur Óttarsdóttir explains how she used drawn diagrams in a research where the methodology of grounded theory was applied.  The drawings were applied for:

  1. Creating concepts
  2. Create in-depth understanding about phenomena
  3. Abstract description
  4. Examining the connection between phenomena, categories and concepts
  5. Building theories
  6. Facilitating creativity and intuition.