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Friedrich Froebel: His Life, Times and Significance

This book by Peter Weston for the general reader is an illustrated life of Friedrich Froebel that places him in the turbulent political and intellectual context of his times.

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It also identifies those aspects of his educational practice that are of enduring value in the contemporary world.

Dimensions (in inches) 8.3 x 8.3 x 0.1

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"It was a search for metaphysical unity, in which the potential growth to wholeness of the individual child within the natural world would fulfil an harmonious ideal within the mind of God." Peter Weston in Froebel Educational Institute: The Origins and History of the College

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