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Author Mooney, Carol Garhart.

Title Theories of childhood : an introduction to Dewey, Montessori, Erikson, Piaget, and Vygotsky / Carol Garhart Mooney
Edition Second edition
Published St. Paul, MN : Redleaf Press, [2013]
St. Paul, MN : Redleaf Press, 2013
©2013

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 W'BOOL  305.231 Moo/Toc 2013  AVAILABLE
Description x, 134 pages ; 26 cm
Series Redleaf professional library
Redleaf professional library.
Contents Machine generated contents note: Joining Theory to Practice -- About This Book -- ch. 1 John Dewey -- Biography -- Dewey's Theories -- Dewey in the Twenty-First Century -- Discussion Questions -- Suggestions for Further Reading -- ch. 2 Maria Montessori -- Biography -- Montessori's Theories -- Montessori in the Twenty-First Century -- Discussion Questions -- Suggestions for Further Reading -- ch. 3 Erik Erikson -- Biography -- Erikson's Theories -- Erikson in the Twenty-First Century -- Discussion Questions -- Suggestions for Further Reading -- ch. 4 Jean Piaget -- Biography -- Piaget's Theories -- Piaget in the Twenty-First Century -- Discussion Questions -- Suggestions for Further Reading -- ch. 5 Lev Vygotsky -- Biography -- Vygotsky's Theories -- Vygotsky in the Twenty-First Century -- Discussion Questions -- Suggestions for Further Reading
Summary "Examine the work of five groundbreaking education theorists: John Dewey, Maria Montessori, Erik Erikson, Jean Piaget, and Lev Vygotsky--in relation to early childhood. Theories of Childhood, Second Edition, provides a basic introduction to each theorist and explains the relationship of theory to practice and its impact on real children, teachers, and classrooms"--
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Child development -- Philosophy.
Early childhood education -- Philosophy.
LC no. 2012032505
ISBN 9781605541389 (paperback)