Autobiography of Friedrich Froebel by Friedrich Fröbel

Autobiography of Friedrich Froebel

byFriedrich Fröbel

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1889 edition. Excerpt: ... not the boy take pleasure in buflding, and what else are the earliest fixed forms of Nature but built-up forms? However, this indication that a higher meaning underlies the occupation and games which children choose out for themselves must for the present suffice. And since these spontaneous activities of children have not yet been thoroughly thought out from a high point of view, and have not yet been regarded from what I might almost call their cosmical and anthropological side, we may from day to day expect some philosopher to write a comprehensive and important book about them. From the love, the attention, the continued interest and the cheerfulness with which these occupations are plied by children other important considerations also arise, of quite a different character. A boy's game necessarily brings him into some wider or fuller relationship, into relationship with some more elevated group of After all, the work was left to Froebel himself to do. These words were written in 1827. The "Menschen Erziehung" of Froebel ("Education of Man "), which appeared the year before, had also touched upon the subject. It was further developed in his "Mutter und Koselieder" ("Mother's Songs and Gaines"), in which his first wife assisted him. That appeared in 1838. In the same year was also founded the Sonntags-Blalt Sunday Journal, to which many essays and articles on this subject were contributed by Froebel. The third volume (" Padagogik ") of Dr. Wichard Lange's complete edition of Froebel's works is largely made up of these Sonntags-Blatt articles. The whole Kindergarten system rests mainly on this higher view of children's play. ideas. Is he building a house?--he builds it so that he may dwell in it like grown-up people do, and have just...

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Title:Autobiography of Friedrich FroebelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:58 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.12 inPublished:October 12, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217723039

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