Emmi PiklerHere is an excellent article on Emmi Pikler’s life, written by Ruth Mason. It goes back to her theoretical background and the inspirations that helped Pikler to build her work on child development. It also brings interesting information on the period of the second world war in Hungary, and the role of Emmi Pikler in these difficult times.



Ruth Mason is a journalist, mother, social activist and student of the Pikler pedagogy who lives in Jerusalem. She has completed all but the thesis of the Pikler training at Loczy. She is also a RIE associate who teaches parent-infant classes in Israel. She feels privileged to be able to spread Dr. Pikler's ideas through her writing.


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