The Secret of Childhood

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Orient Longman, 1978 - Child development - 239 pages
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Dr Montessori s revolutionary method of education began early this century. In this classic work she expounds her conviction that in the child there are laws of growth in character and disposition as marked as those in his physical life. This book will be of great interest and importance to all those who care for the young.

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User Review  - Jacqueline - Goodreads

Maria Montessori is a genius. She was born in 1870. To have such great insights on children's development in that era is very rare. If you heard about Monterssori and is skeptical about her philosophy ... Read full review

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User Review  - Erik Akre - Goodreads

The Secret of Childhood is the best place to find Montessori's early thinking about human development for ages 3-6. It includes numerous stories and anecdotes and differs from The Absorbent Mind in ... Read full review

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