Maria Tecla Artemisia Montessori (1870-1952) was an Italian physician and educator. She is known most remembered for the Montessori method of educating young children used by many educators across the world.
- The Discovery of the ChildINR 425
Maria Montessori went beyond the conventions of the day to seek a new way of knowing and loving a child. In The Discovery of the Child, she describes the nature of the child and her method of worki...
- The Absorbent MindINR 375
The Absorbent Mind is based on lectures given by Maria Montessori. The book is an analysis of the physical and psychological aspects of a child ’s growth during the most significant period of lif...
- The Secret of ChildhoodINR 325
Maria Montessori was convinced, from a lifetime of scientific observation, that there are laws of growth in the character and disposition of the child as marked as those in its physical life; that ...
- PEDAGOGICAL ANTHROPOLOGYINR 1,250
- THE MONTESSORI ELEMENTARY MATERIALINR 695
Montessori's experiments contain the affirmation of a new doctrine and the illustration of a new method in regard to the teaching of grammar, reading and metrics. Thi...
Aloysius Irudayam S.J.
Aloysius Irudayam S.J. is programme director of the Research, Advocacy, and Human Rights Education Department, Institute of Development Education, Action and Studies, Tamil Nadu.
SHASWATI MAZUMDAR teaches German at the Department of Germanic and Romance Studies, University of Delhi. Her research has included a focus on the German writer Bertolt Brecht. She has edited a coll
Uma Rani holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Hyderabad. She specializes in labour and institutional economics, and has recently joined the International Institute of Labour Studies, I
Ashok Mitra is an Indian Marxist economist and politician. He has written for Economic and Political Weekly and contributes articles regularly to The Telegraph. He has also written short stories in