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How Children Learn Paperback – 4 September 1995

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  • ASIN : 0201484048
  • Publisher : Perseus; 1st edition (4 September 1995)
  • Language : English
  • Paperback : 320 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 9780201484045
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0201484045
  • Dimensions : 13.97 x 1.91 x 20.96 cm
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John Holt (1927-1985), one of this country's leading educational and social critics, was the author of ten influential books which have been translated into fourteen languages. Known both as a passionate reformer and as "the gentle voice of reason" (Life magazine), John Holt offers insights into the nature of learning that are more relevant today than ever before.

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