Karl König Book Archive

The First Three Years of the Child

How Children Learn to Walk, Speak and Think

Book Overview

Karl König; Translated by Carlo Pietzner; Edited by Jan Goeschel


  • An examination of the three major achievements that happen during the first three years of childhood: learning to walk, speak and think
  • This thorough analysis of the complex process involved in acquiring these three core faculties will help readers better understand and support the children in their care
  • This updated edition of a classic work features extensive notes and a fresh introduction, placing the text in the context of modern research
  • Volume 22 in the Karl König Archiv


A classic exploration of the first three years of a child’s life from Karl König, physician, anthroposophist and founder of the Camphill movement, offering valuable insights into early years' development.


Format: paperback
Size: 217 x 138 mm
Extent: 192 pages
Publisher: Floris Books
Publication Date: 25 May 2023, 3rd edition
Series: Karl König Archive
Subject: Parenting & Child Health
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ISBN: 9781782508472
Price: £14.99

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