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Box 9, Folder 31 - Manuscripts, ca. 1921-ca.1966 - "The Philosophy of Bergson and Mysticism" (copy)

Available from: Seattle University

Edwin Mortimer Standing - Biographic sources, Edwin Mortimer Standing - Writings

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Language: English

Archive: Seattle University, Lemieux Library and McGoldrick Learning Commons, Special Collections

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The Education of the Individual [An address given at the International School of Philosophy in Amersfoort on 28 December 1937]

Book Title: Education and Peace

Pages: 96-106

Europe, Holland, Internationale School voor Wijsbegeerte (Netherlands), Maria Montessori - Speeches, addresses, etc., Maria Montessori - Writings, Netherlands, Western Europe

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Abstract/Notes: An address given at the International School of Philosophy in Amersfoort on 28 December 1937.

Language: English

Published: Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company, 2018

ISBN: 978-90-79506-21-7

Series: Montessori Series , 10

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The Philosophy of Maria Montessori

Book Title: The Bloomsbury Handbook of Montessori Education

Pages: 37-46

Maria Montessori - Biographic sources, Maria Montessori - Philosophy, Montessori method of education - Criticism, interpretation, etc., Montessori method of education - History

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Abstract/Notes: Maria Montessori was a scientist, social scientist, and philosopher in a truly transdisciplinary manner. This chapter examines her work from the perspective of philosophy. She studied with philosophers of her time, and her corpus of work explicitly engages with James, Nietzsche, and Bergson and draws from philosophers such as Aristotle, Kant, Schopenhauer, and Hegel. Despite this long and distinguished list of Montessori’s intellectual influences, she ascribes her philosophy to children rather than any historical philosopher or even to herself. Still, her philosophical insights speak to central issues in metaphysics, epistemology, human nature, freedom, and morality but also their application to child development. Her willingness to engage in deeply philosophical work but in the service of children makes her distinctive in the philosophical world.

Language: English

Published: New York, New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2023

ISBN: 978-1-350-27561-4 978-1-350-27560-7 978-1-350-27562-1

Series: Bloomsbury Handbooks

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Montessori's Flawed Diffusion Model: An American Montessori Diffusion Philosophy

Nancy McCormick Rambusch - Writings

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Language: English

Published: Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton Center for Teacher Education, 1992

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Montessori Philosophy in Early Childhood Education

Book Title: Early Childhood Education in Nigeria: Proceedings of the International Seminar on Early Childhood Education, Zaria, 4-8 July, 1983

Pages: 31-52

Africa, Early childhood education, Maria Montessori - Philosophy, Montessori method of education - Criticism, interpretation, etc., Nigeria, Sub-Saharan Africa, West Africa

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Abstract/Notes: In this paper a brief biographical introduction to Dr. Maria Montessori provides insight into the origin of her philosophy of early childhood education. Key concepts underlying the Montessori approach to education are then developed with special emphasis on their interrelationship. More details are included in the group discussion report which is included at the end of the section.

Language: English

Published: Zaria, Nigeria: Institute of Education, Ahmadu Bello University, 1983

Article

The Montessori Philosophy

Publication: Theosophy in New Zealand, vol. 20, no. 2

Pages: 31

Asia, Australasia, Australia and New Zealand, India, Montessori method of education - Criticism, interpretation, etc., New Zealand, Oceania, South Asia, Theosophical Society, Theosophy

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Abstract/Notes: Includes an analysis or interpretation of the Montessori philosophy with particular focus and explanation of how it aligns with the core tenets of Theosophy.

Language: English

ISSN: 0049-3708

Video Recording

Following Your Child: A Montessori Philosophy of Parenting

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Abstract/Notes: Preschool Montessori culture in the home.

Runtime: 25 minutes

Language: English

Published: Yellow Springs, Ohio, 2005

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The Philosophy of Maria Montessori: What it Means to be Human

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Abstract/Notes: Dr. Maria Montessori opened the first Casa dei Bambini (Childrens House) on 6 January 1907 in San Lorenzo, Rome. Through her observations and work with these children she discovered their astonishing, almost effortless ability to learn. Thus began a century of great work uncovering the true nature of childhood. Times have changed, and science has made great progress, and so has our work; but our principles have only been confirmed, and along with them our conviction that mankind can hope for a solution to its problems, among which the most urgent are those of peace and unity, only by turning its attention and energies to the discovery of the child and to the development of the great potentialities of the human personality in the course of its formation. Dr. Montessori from the forward to The Discovery of the Child, Poona 1948.

Language: English

Published: Bloomington, Indiana: Xlibris, 2009

ISBN: 978-1-4415-0444-9

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First Lecture [An address given at the International School of Philosophy in Amersfoort on 28 December 1937]

Book Title: Education and Peace

Pages: 81-87

Europe, Holland, Internationale School voor Wijsbegeerte (Netherlands), Maria Montessori - Speeches, addresses, etc., Maria Montessori - Writings, Netherlands, Western Europe

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Abstract/Notes: An address given at the International School of Philosophy in Amersfoort on 28 December 1937.

Language: English

Published: Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company, 2018

ISBN: 978-90-79506-21-7

Series: Montessori Series , 10

Book Section

Supernature and the Single Nation [An address given at the International School of Philosophy in Amersfoort on 28 December 1937]

Book Title: Education and Peace

Pages: 88-95

Europe, Holland, Internationale School voor Wijsbegeerte (Netherlands), Maria Montessori - Speeches, addresses, etc., Maria Montessori - Writings, Netherlands, Peace, Peace education, Trainings, Western Europe

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Abstract/Notes: An address given at the International School of Philosophy in Amersfoort on 28 December 1937.

Language: English

Published: Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Montessori-Pierson Publishing Company, 2018

ISBN: 978-90-79506-21-7

Series: Montessori Series , 10

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