Theories of Childhood, Second Edition
  • Author : Carol Garhart Mooney
  • Release Date : 22 February 2013
  • Publisher : Redleaf Press
  • Genre : Education
  • Pages : 128
  • ISBN 13 : 9781605542485

Theories of Childhood, Second Edition Book 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 provides a basic introduction to each theorist and explains the relationship of theory to practice and its impact on real children, teachers, and classrooms. This edition reflects current academic learning standards and includes new understandings of Vygotsky's work. It is a popular guide to help early childhood professionals be aware of the theories behind good child care practices. It is also a widely-used text in undergraduate programs, community college courses, and training workshops that focus on early development and education. Carol Garhart Mooney has been an early childhood educator for more than forty years. She is also the author of Theories of Attachment, Use Your Words, and Swinging Pendulums.

Theories of Childhood  Second Edition

Theories of Childhood Second Edition

Author : Carol Garhart Mooney
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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 provides a basic introduction to each theorist and explains the relationship of theory to practice and its impact on real children, teachers, and ...

Theories of Childhood  Second Edition

Theories of Childhood Second Edition

Author : Carol Garhart Mooney
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The classic guide for early childhood classrooms and professionals, now revised and updated....

Theories of Childhood

Theories of Childhood

Author : Carol G. Mooney
Publisher : Prentice Hall
Genre : Education
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A supplemental text for an Issues in Early Childhood Education or Introduction to Early Childhood Education course in Early Childhood Education departments or in Child and Family Studies departments. Covers five leading theorists whose perspectives are studied and applied widely in early childhood education. The book distills each theorist's work ...

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Publisher : Taylor & Francis
Genre : Education
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Author : Colette Gray,Sean MacBlain
Publisher : SAGE
Genre : Education
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Author : Aaron Bradbury,Ruth Swailes
Publisher : Learning Matters
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If you work in the early years, you have probably heard of Montessori and Bronfenbrenner - but have you heard of Bavolek or Fisher? Contemporary theorists and theories of early childhood learning have much to teach us. It is often forgotten that this learning is still evolving and that new ...

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Author : Tricia David,Kathy Goouch,Sacha Powell
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Education
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The Routledge Handbook of Philosophies and Theories of Early Childhood Education and Care brings together leading writers in the field to provide a much-needed, authoritative guide to the major philosophies and theories which have shaped approaches to Early Childhood Education and Care. Providing a detailed overview of key concepts, debates ...

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Author : Rosalyn H. Shute,Phillip T. Slee
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Psychology
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Child Development: Theories and Critical Perspectives provides an engaging and perceptive overview of both well-established and recent theories in child and adolescent psychology. This unique summary of traditional scientific perspectives alongside critical post-modern thinking will provide readers with a sense of the historical development of different schools of thought. The ...