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Author Lillard, Angeline Stoll.
Title Montessori : the science behind the genius / Angeline Stoll Lillard ; photographs by An Vu.
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
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 Floor3  LB1029.M75 L53 2005    IN LIBRARY
Description xii, 404 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 347-378) and indexes.
Contents An answer to the crisis in education -- The impact of movement on learning and cognition -- Choice and perceived control -- Interest in human learning -- Extrinsic rewards and motivation -- Learning from peers -- Meaningful contexts for learning -- Adult interaction styles and child outcomes -- Order in environment and mind -- Education for children.
Subject Montessori method of education -- United States.
Montessori, Maria, 1870-1952.
ISBN 0195168682
Standard # 9780195168686
OCLC number 56111682