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Transfers to Wisconsin: Montessori Leaves Columbia for Western University

Available from: Columbia Spectator Archive

Publication: Columbia Spectator, vol. 60, no. 105

Pages: 6

Americas, Mario M. Montessori - Biographic sources, North America, United States of America

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Abstract/Notes: "Mario Montessori, nephew of Madame Montessori, famous Italian educator, registered in the College of Engineering at the University of Wisconsin last week at the beginning of the new semester. He was at Columbia University last semester."

Language: English

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Speech at Montessori Training College (London, October 28, 1931)

Available from: Internet Archive

Book Title: The Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi

Pages: 238-240

England, Europe, Great Britain, Mahatma Gandhi - Biographic sources, Mahatma Gandhi - Speeches, addresses, etc., Northern Europe, Trainings, United Kingdom

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Abstract/Notes: This is an excerpt from a report by Mahadev Desai (Gandhi's personal secretary) entitled 'At Montessori Training College' which was published in 'Young India' in the November 19, 1931 issue.

Language: English

Published: New Delhi: Publications Division, Government of India, Nov 1971

Volume: 48 (September 12, 1931 - January 3, 1932) of 100

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Montessori Talks Begin Tomorrow: First of Series at G. W. Arts and Sciences Building to Be On Relations

Available from: Chronicling America (Library of Congress)

Publication: The Washington Times (Washington, D.C.)

Pages: 9

Americas, Anne E. George - Biographic sources, Montessori method of education - Criticism, interpretation, etc., North America, United States of America

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Language: English

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Il Periodo Indiano di Maria Montessori [The Indian Period of Maria Montessori]

Available from: Università Degli Studi Firenze

Publication: Studi sulla Formazione / Open Journal of Education, vol. 13, no. 1

Pages: 95-98

Asia, India, Maria Montessori - Biographic sources, South Asia

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Abstract/Notes: On Maria Montessori (1870-1952), Italian educator of the twentieth century the most successful in the world, there is, also a growing if belated, interest in more recent times also in Italy. So to confine ourselves to two thousand years, studies have appeared on his life and works of great interest, finally showing that its value is recognized beyond resistance of the idealistic and Catholic area survived for a long time. The author investigates these new frontiers of research on the Montessori starting from a new biography dedicated to her which gives attention also to the Indian period.

Language: Italian

DOI: 10.13128/Studi_Formaz-10057

ISSN: 2036-6981

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In Memory: Mark Ross

Available from: ProQuest

Publication: Montessori Life, vol. 16, no. 4

Pages: 9

Mark Ross - Biographic sources, Obituaries

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Language: English

ISSN: 1054-0040

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Maria Montessori: A Biography

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Abstract/Notes: This brief biographical sketch of Maria Montessori focuses on her philosophy of learning and her methods of teaching. Her holistic approach to education is discussed in the light of its impact on educational theories and practices in the early 1900s. Included in this discussion is a description of her theories, such as the developmental stages of children and the psychology of pedagogy. The positive applications and influence of Montessori's work is considered as well as some of the negative aspects of her theories.

Language: English

Published: New Jersey: Nova University, 1989

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Letter to J. Theodore Harris (September 29, 1931)

Available from: Gandhi Sevagram Ashram

Book Title: The Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi

Pages: 435

England, Europe, Great Britain, Mahatma Gandhi - Biographic sources, Mahatma Gandhi - Correspondence, Mahatma Gandhi - Writings, Northern Europe, United Kingdom

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Abstract/Notes: This is a brief letter from Gandhi to Harris in which Gandhi expresses he is 'looking forward to meeting with Dr. Montessori on Wednesday next'.

Language: English

Published: New Delhi: Publications Division, Government of India, 1999

Edition: Electronic Book

Volume: 53 (2 July, 1931 - 12 October, 1931) of 98

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Letter to Parasram Mehrotra (April 18, 1932)

Available from: Internet Archive

Book Title: The Collected Works of Mahatma Gandhi

Pages: 321-322

Asia, India, Mahatma Gandhi - Biographic sources, Mahatma Gandhi - Correspondence, Mahatma Gandhi - Speeches, addresses, etc., South Asia

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Abstract/Notes: In this brief letter, Gandhi writes that as parents, 'it is our duty, therefore, to create the school atmosphere even at home so that the children may spontaneously go on learning all the time what they can. This is the true Montessori method.' He continues on to discuss how the Ashram should be setup as a learning environment, like that of a school.

Language: English

Published: New Delhi: Publications Division, Government of India, Jan 1972

Volume: 49 (January 4, 1932 - May 30, 1932) of 100

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In Memoriam [Saraladevi Sarabhai]

Publication: Communications (Association Montessori Internationale, 195?-2008), vol. 1975, no. 1

Pages: 2–3

Obituaries, Saraladevi Sarabhai - Biographic sources, ⛔ No DOI found

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Language: English

ISSN: 0519-0959

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In Memoriam: Domicele "Dome" Petrutis

Available from: ProQuest

Publication: Montessori Life, vol. 23, no. 1

Pages: 12

Domicele Petrutis - Biographic sources, Obituaries

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Language: English

ISSN: 1054-0040

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