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Author Lascarides, V. Celia.
Title History of early childhood education / V. Celia Lascarides and Blythe F. Hinitz.
Published New York : Falmer Press, 2000.
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 Stored  ARS Request  LB1139.23 .L39 2000    IN LIBRARY
Description xxvi, 662 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Series Garland reference library of social science ; v. 982. Source books on education ; v. 55
Garland reference library of social science ; v. 982.
Garland reference library of social science. Source books on education ; v. 55.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Partial Contents Pt.1: The beginnings of early childhood. Antiquity. European roots. The Industrial Revolution (1700-1850) Friedrich Wilhelm Frobel (1782-1852) Post-Industrial Revolution (1860-1980) Maria Montessori (1870-1952) -- Pt.2: Early education in the United States. European settlement. American educational reformers. The kindergarten movement. The nursery school movement. Day nurseries to day care to child care to quality 2000. Federal government involvement (1900-1950) Federal government involvement in the 1960s and beyond -- Pt.3: Diverse populations. Native Americans. Black Americans. Asian-Americans. Hispanic-Americans. Bilingualism. Recent influences from overseas (Twentieth Century) -- Pt.4: Professional organizations and conclusions. Professional organizations and their programs. Conclusions.
Subject Early childhood education -- History.
Early childhood education -- United States -- History.
Related Names Hinitz, Blythe Simone Farb, 1944-
ISBN 0815317948 (alk. paper)
0085317948 (alk. paper)
OCLC number 43403447