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Montessori, Maria 1870-1952

Overview
Works: 1,181 works in 3,850 publications in 17 languages and 56,424 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Handbooks, manuals, etc  History 
Subject Headings: Educators 
Roles: Author, Dedicatee, Creator
Classifications: LB775, 372
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Most widely held works about Maria Montessori
 
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Most widely held works by Maria Montessori
The Montessori method by Maria Montessori( Book )
148 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 4,759 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Montessori Method. Introduction of Montessori to America. Ideas and practices on education of children
Dr. Montessori's own handbook by Maria Montessori( Book )
108 editions published between 1911 and 2013 in 6 languages and held by 3,716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This short, illustrated guide to the use of Montessori classroom materials describes how to set up a "children's house"--An environment for learning where children can be their own masters. Frames, geometrical objects, colored numerical rods, and many other items are familiar features of any Montessori classroom, and Montessori explains how to use them with preschool children to stimulate their powers of observation, recognition, judgment, and classification. She stresses that each child approaches the apparatus differently, while the role of the adult is to let the child experiment, perceive his own mistakes, and run his own risks in learning
The absorbent mind by Maria Montessori( Book )
75 editions published between 1949 and 2012 in English and held by 3,242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Based on the lectures given by Dr. Maria maria Montessori at Ahmedabad, during the first training course to be held after her internment in India, which lasted till the end of World War 2. In it she illustrated the unique mental powers of the young child which enable him to construct and firmly establish within but a few years- without teachers, without any of the usual aids of education, nay almost abandoned and often obstructed all the characteristics of the human personality
The secret of childhood by Maria Montessori( Book )
70 editions published between 1936 and 2013 in English and Czech and held by 2,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Before anything else, this book is a description of the child, seen with the exactness of a scientist and the empathy of a warm heart. From this understanding grew the way of teaching based on collaborating with the needs and powers of a child and the removing of obstacles to this growth that has come to be known as the Montessori Method
Spontaneous activity in education. [Translated from the Italian by Florence Simmonds] by Maria Montessori( Book )
82 editions published between 1916 and 2011 in 6 languages and held by 1,978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The child in the family by Maria Montessori( Book )
72 editions published between 1900 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 1,874 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Organiser l'école de façon à respecter les rythmes de l'enfant : avant bien d'autres, Maria Montessori avait expérimenté et pensé une progression par cycles pour l'éducation des enfants. Avec ce texte, elle nous présente le premier de ces cycles, jusqu'à 6 ans
The discovery of the child by Maria Montessori( Book )
69 editions published between 1948 and 2013 in English and held by 1,822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Montessori went beyond the conventions of the day to seek a new way of knowing and loving a child. In this book she describes the nature of the child and her method of working more fully with the child's urge to learn
From childhood to adolescence; including Erdkinder and the function of the university by Maria Montessori( Book )
26 editions published between 1973 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,478 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emphasizes the educational preparation, needs, and concerns of the adolescent and views the function of university education
Childhood education by Maria Montessori( Book )
61 editions published between 1949 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 1,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The advanced Montessori method by Maria Montessori( Book )
34 editions published between 1917 and 1995 in English and held by 1,037 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Montessori elementary material by Maria Montessori( Book )
37 editions published between 1917 and 2010 in English and held by 991 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books where there are images such as portraits, maps, sketches etc We have endeavoured to keep the quality of these images, so they represent accurately the original artefact. Although occasionally there may be certain imperfections with these old texts, we feel they deserve to be made available for future generations to enjoy
Education and peace by Maria Montessori( Book )
16 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lectures by the Italian educator given at various times at international congresses and peace councils mainly in the 1930's
El niño : el secreto de la infancia by Maria Montessori( Book )
109 editions published between 1940 and 2014 in 9 languages and held by 501 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Psychologie, Psychoanalyse, Entwicklungspsychologie, Körperliche-Entwicklung, Generationenproblem
To educate the human potential by Maria Montessori( Book )
39 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 481 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This book is intended...to help teachers to envisage the child's needs after the age of six. We claim that the average boy or girl of twelve years who has been educated till then at one of our schools knows at least as much as the finished high school product of several years' seniority, and the achievement has been at no cost of pain or distortion to body or mind" -- Back cover
Pedagogical anthropology by Maria Montessori( Book )
31 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 457 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Education for a new world by Maria Montessori( Book )
38 editions published between 1946 and 2007 in 4 languages and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Montessori method by Maria Montessori( Book )
40 editions published between 1912 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 362 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Montessori method is characterized by an emphasis on self-directed activity on the part of the child and clinical observation on the part of the teacher. It stresses the importance of adapting the child's learning environment to his or her developmental level, and of the role of physical activity in absorbing abstract concepts and practical skills. The Montessori method teaches reading via phonics and whole language, the comparative benefits of which are currently being recognized
The child in the church by Maria Montessori( Book )
16 editions published between 1929 and 2000 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What you should know about your child. Based on lectures delivered by Maria Montessori by Maria Montessori( Book )
27 editions published between 1948 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
What you should know about your child
Grundgedanken der Montessori-Pädagogik. Aus Maria Montessoris Schrifttum und Wirkkreis by Maria Montessori( Book )
50 editions published between 1967 and 2006 in German and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Māṇṭicori 1870-1952
Meng-tʻai-so-li 1870-1952
Meng-tʻai-so-li, Ma-li-ya 1870-1952
Montesori, Marija 1870-1952
Montessori, .. 1870-1952
Montessori, Maria
Montessori, Marja.
Μοντεσσόρι, Μαρία
Монтессори, М 1870-1952
Монтессори, М. (Мария), 1870-1952
Монтессори, Мария 1870-1952
מונטסורי, מריה 1870-1952
ماريا مونتيسوري، 1870-1952
モンテゾリ
モンテッソーリ, M
モンテッソーリ, マリーア
蒙台梭利玛利亚 1870-1952
Languages
English (880)
German (141)
Italian (90)
French (63)
Spanish (19)
Chinese (16)
Japanese (15)
Dutch (9)
Danish (7)
Finnish (4)
Greek, Modern (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Czech (3)
Bengali (1)
Turkish (1)
Romanian (1)
Hindi (1)
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