A. S. Neill (Google eBook)

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A&C Black, Jul 18, 2013 - Education - 216 pages
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A. S. Neill is one of the major thinkers in education. Richard Bailey's volume offers the most coherent account of Neill's educational thought.
This work covers:
Intellectual Biography
Critical Exposition of Neill's Work
The Reception and Influence of A. S. Neill's Work
The Relevance of A. S. Neill's Work Today
  

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Contents

Chapter 1 Introduction
1
Chapter 2 Intellectual Biography of Neill and Summerhill
5
Chapter 3 Key Themes of A S Neills Work
105
Chapter 4 The Reception and Relevance of A S Neills Work
151
Chapter 5 Conclusion
165
References
171
Reading Neill and Summerhill
185
Neill and Summerhill Chronology
187
Index
191
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About the author (2013)

Richard Bailey is a writer and theorist on education and sport. A former teacher in both primary and secondary schools and a teacher trainer, he has been Professor at Canterbury Christ Church University, UK, University of Roehampton, UK, and, most recently, University of Birmingham, UK. He has written more than 100 publications, including books, academic and professional articles and journalism.

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