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Absorbent Mind (Reprint) (Paperback) (Maria Montessori)

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In response to the crisis in American education, more than five thousand public and private schools across the nation have adopted the timeless Montessori Method of teaching, of which this book is the cornerstone. Written by the women whose name is synonymous worldwide with child development theory, The Absorbent Mind takes its title from the phrase that the inspired Italian doctor coined to characterize the child's most crucial developmental stage: the first six years.A new foreword by John Chattin-McNichols, Ph.D., President of the American Montessori Society, places this classic book in a contemporary context, offering an intelligent discussion of current thinking in child education.
More than five thousand public and private schools across the nation have adopted the timeless teaching methods developed by the woman whose name is synonymous worldwide with child development theory. "The Absorbent Mind" takes its title from the phrase the inspired Italian doctor coined to characterize the child's most crucial developmental stage, the first six years.
Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 302
Genre: Education
Sub-Genre: Developmental / Child, Educational Psychology, Preschool + Kindergarten, Teaching Methods + Materials / General, Physiological Psychology
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Henry Holt & Co
Author: Maria Montessori
Language: English
Street Date: September 1, 1995
TCIN: 11453985
UPC: 9780805041569
Item Number (DPCI): 248-02-7862
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