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ERIC Number: EJ661571
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1522-9734
Building the Biocentric Child.
Hutchison, David
NAMTA Journal, v27 n3 p151-76 Sum 2002
Advocates an environmentally congruent conception of child development and includes Montessori theory as part of a biocentric view where child development connects to the laws of nature. Explains orientations to the world informing development of a biocentric vision of childhood: mastery, immersion, and engagement. Discusses how mastery and immersion unite in middle childhood to create engagement, providing an opportunity to deal with issues around the origin of the universe. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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