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Pages: 224
Authors: Helen May, Kristen Nawrotzki, Larry Prochner
Categories: Education
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Kindergarten Narratives on Froebelian Education showcases the latest scholarship and historical understandings concerning the casting of the kindergarten idea abroad: across cultures, continents and centuries. Each chapter reveals previously unknown narratives of intrepid endeavour, political pragmatism and pedagogical innovation that collectively provide insight into the transformation of Froebel's ideas on
Friedrich Froebel
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Tina Bruce
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-14 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This book considers the origins of Froebelian early childhood education providing context to the development of his theories and ideas, critically examines the key themes of this philosophy of education and explores the relevance of Froebelian practice today. Tina Bruce reflects on central aspects of Froebelian philosophy of education: the
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Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Tina Bruce, Peter Elfer, Sacha Powell, Louie Werth
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-06 - Publisher: Routledge

A major influence on the education of young children since the late nineteenth century, the philosophical and practical tenets of Frobelian early childhood education require urgent re-articulation in light of current debate and developments in research and policy. This seminal Handbook responds to this need, drawing together a unique and
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Language: en
Pages: 256
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Categories: Education
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British Froebelian Women from the Mid-Nineteenth to the Twenty-First Century
Language: en
Pages: 204
Authors: Amy Palmer, Jane Read
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-09 - Publisher: Routledge

British Froebelian Women from the Mid-Nineteenth to the Twenty-First Century presents a series of critical case studies of individual women who worked and advocated for the cause of Froebelian and progressive pedagogy in Britain from the mid-nineteenth century until the present day. The book presents a compelling picture of how