Aesthetics, art and literature education in the works of Sâmiha Ayverdi

Thesis Type: Postgraduate

Institution Of The Thesis: Gazi Üniversitesi, Eğitim Bilimleri Enstitüsü, Turkey

Approval Date: 2014

Student: BANU ÜNAL



Sâmiha Ayverdi is one of the important writers of our age. (1905-1993) Ayverdi uttered the importance of the national education, Turkish language and national identity at every turn; and she took part in one of the famous female Turkish writers of the history of republic, with her works, researches and the people she raised. This research includes Ayverdi's views on art, literature and aesthetic education. The goal of the research is to present various suggestions about literature and art education, based on Ayverdi's these views. This research is grounded on "Literature Survey", the type "descriptive" research is used, and the methods data acquisition, analyze-synthesis and interpretation are utilized. It is needed to educate generations with high levels of history and national consciousness, in the light of Ayverdi's views concerning nationalization and correction of education system.