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John Amos Comenius (; ; Latinized: Ioannes Amos Comenius; 28 March 1592 – 15 November 1670)Daniel Murphy, Comenius: A Critical Reassessment of his Life and Works (1995), p. 8 and p. 43. was a Czech philosopher, pedagogue and theologian from the Margraviate of Moravia."Clamores Eliae" he dedicated "To my lovely mother, Moravia, one of her faithful son...". Clamores Eliae, p.69, Kastellaun/Hunsrück : A. Henn, 1977."Moravian by nation, language Bohemian, profession theologian, servant of Gospel from the year of grace 1616." It is his own identifiacion in "Opera omnia didactica" 1657, http://www.uni-mannheim.de/mateo/camenaref/comenius/comenius1/p3/jpg/s468.html</ref> He served as the last bishop of Unity of the Brethren and became a religious refugee and one of the earliest champions of universal education, a concept eventually set forth in his book Didactica Magna. He is considered the father of modern education."John Amos Comenius." Encyclopedia of World Biography, 2nd ed. 17 Vols. Gale Research, 1998. Reproduced in Biography Resource Center. Retrieved 2 January 2010.Ivan Illich, Deschooling Society, 1972

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by Comenius, Johann Amos, 1592-1670
Pragae : Sumptibus Academaiae Scientiarum Bohemoslovenicae, 1957
 
 
Uniform title: Physicae ad lumen divinum reformatae synopsis. English
by Comenius, Johann Amos, 1592-1670
London : Printed by Robert and William Leybourn for Thomas Pierrepont ..., 1651
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Uniform title: Scholarum reformator pansophicus. English
by Comenius, Johann Amos, 1592-1670
Menston (Yorks.) ; Scolar P., 1969
 
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