Summerhill: A Radical Approach to Child Rearing

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Hart Publishing Company, 1960 - Child rearing - 392 pages
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The author records his unique opinions on child rearing and education, as practiced in the experimental school called Summerhill he has run in England for forty years.

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User Review  - shikari - LibraryThing

Neill's idealistic views of education took their toll on the generations of victims who attended - and I believe still attend - his school, my mother and uncle among them. A book that has had a toxic ... Read full review

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Public education cannot hope to replicate Summerhill's system of allowing children to go to class only when they want to. However, the message that could be applied to public education is that ... Read full review

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