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How Children Learn

John Holt - Psychology - 1995 - 320 pages
Explores the natural learning processes of children at the pre-school and primary grade level and describes the ways in which formal education damages and impedes the child's ...
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Anāgatavaṃsa Desanā: The Sermon of the Chronicle-to-be

Udaya Praśānta Măddēgama, John Holt - Religion - 1993 - 70 pages
Free prose transaltion of Anagatavamsa desana, an adaptation of the Anagatavamsa by Kassapathera, fl. 1160-1230, on the story of Maitreya, Buddhist deity.
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The Buddhist Visnu: Religious Transformation, Politics, and Culture

John Holt - Religion - 2004 - 441 pages
John Holt's groundbreaking study examines the assimilation, transformation, and subordination of the Hindu deity Visnu within the contexts of Sri Lankan history and Sinhala ...
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The Underachieving School

John Holt - Education - 2005 - 147 pages
This is a collection of essays and articles written and compiled by John Holt, each brimming with inspiration and ideas on how to teach children. Taking into account how ...
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Never Too Late: My Musical Life Story

John Caldwell Holt - Biography & Autobiography - 1991 - 245 pages
Adults learning musical instruments.
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Learning All the Time

John Caldwell Holt - Education - 1989 - 169 pages
The late education reformer explains how children naturally acquire knowledge of the basics from everyday life at home, to show that learning is an innate human activity that ...
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Teach Your Own: The John Holt Book Of Homeschooling

John Holt, Pat Farenga - Psychology - 2009 - 368 pages
Today more than one and a half million children are being taught at home by their own parents. In this expanded edition of the book that helped launch the whole movement, Pat ...
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Discipline: The Canonical Buddhism of the Vinayapiṭaka

John Clifford Holt, John Holt - Buddhism - 1995 - 157 pages
Discipline: The Canonical Buddhism of the Vinayapitaka is a penetrating analysis of a heretofore neglected, yet centrally important portion of the Pali Canon. In identifying ...
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How Children Fail

John Caldwell Holt - Psychology - 1995 - 298 pages
Drawing from his experiences as an elementary school teacher, the author discusses ways in which today's schools inhibit the child's personality development and learning potentials
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