Children's Play and Its Place in Education: With an Appendix on the Montessori Method

Children's Play and Its Place in Education: With an Appendix on the Montessori Method

by Walter De Burley Wood

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Children's Play and Its Place in Education: With an Appendix on the Montessori Method by Walter De Burley Wood

Published long before the importance of early childhood education was formally recognised in the educational landscape this book explores the significance of play for young children. The volume includes an appendix on Montessori education.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781138008465
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 12/15/2014
Series: Routledge Library Editions: Education Series
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 224
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

1 The Play Theories. 2 Play in the History of Education 3 The Play Periods and Their Characteristics. 4 The Educational Value of Play 5 The Play Spirit 6 Juvenile Literature and the Value of Stories 7 The Playground Movement in America 8 Play and Civilisation. Appendix. Index.

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