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A.S. Neill

"bringing happiness to some few children"

by Bryn Purdy

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Published by Educational Heretics Press in Nottingham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Neill, Alexander Sutherland, 1883-1973.,
  • Summerhill School.,
  • Education -- Philosophy.,
  • Education -- Experimental methods.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Bryn Purdy.
    SeriesThe educational heretics series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB880.N382 P87 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 78, [2] p. ;
    Number of Pages78
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL416767M
    ISBN 101900219034
    LC Control Number98120167

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    A. S. Neill () Summerhill: a radical approach to education London: Victor Gollancz (originally published Summerhill: a radical approach to child rearing New York: Hart) Born between August Aichhorn and Anton Makarenko and beginning his experiment in education at around the same time, A.S. Neill () was the only one of the three to survive into the second half of the 20th. Read this book on Questia. Summerhill: A Radical Approach to Child Rearing by A. S. Neill, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of Summerhill: A Radical Approach to Child Rearing ().

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A.S. Neill has 23 books on Goodreads with ratings. A.S. Neill’s most popular book is Summerhill: A Radical Approach to Child Rearing. Alexander Sutherland Neill was a Scottish progressive educator, author and founder of Summerhill school and its philosophy of freedom from adult coercion and its community self-governance, which remains open and continues to follow his educational philosophy to this day/5.

A. Neill was probably the most famous school teacher of the twentieth century. His school, Summerhill, founded inattracted admiration and criticism from around the world, and became an emblem of radical school reform and child-centred education. Neill claimed that he was a practical man, but this book reveals that Summerhill expresses a comprehensive and distinctive set of.

Books about Neill & Summerhill Neill of Summerhill, The A.S. Neill book Rebel. Jonathan Croall, Routledge & Kegan Paul, ISBN Neill & Summerhill, A Man and His Work. A pictorial study by John Walmsley, Penguin Education, Fifty Years of Freedom. Neill and the Evolution of the Summerhill Idea - Ray Hemmings, Allen.

A.S. Neill, in full Alexander Sutherland Neill, (born Oct. 17,Forfar, Forfarshire, Scot.—died Sept. 23,Aldeburgh, Suffolk, Eng.), British educator and author who founded the Summerhill School and championed free self-development in the education of children.

The son of a schoolteacher, Neill graduated from the University of Edinburgh with an M.A. degree in and became. S Neill, a Scottish writer and rebel, was born in Forfar, Angus on 17th October That somebody of his generation could not only cross the divide between generations, but could also be a leader in a most modern approach to children and childhood, is extraordinary.

twenty books Neill wrote between and in which he expounds clearly and forthrightly his educational ideas. The most influential of these (with sales of over two. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker.

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NEILL". by A.S. Neill | 26 May Paperback Ministry of the church: review by various authors of a book entitled 'The apostolic ministry' reprinted from 'The Record' with corrections and a preliminary chapter by Bishop Stephen Neill. — A.S.

Neill, book Summerhill. Source: Summerhill (), p. 12 Context: You cannot make children learn music or anything else without to some degree converting them into will-less adults.

You fashion them into accepters of the status quo – a good thing for a society that needs obedient sitters at dreary desks, standers in shops, mechanical. Neill's first wife, Lillian, died in April Soon after her death, Neill married Ena Wood, and together they oversaw Summerhill until Neill's death in Upon his second wife's retirement inZoe Readhead, the daughter of A.

Neill and Ena Neill, took over as headmistress of Summerhill. Originally published inSummerhill became an instant bestseller and a classic volume of education for an entirethis thoroughly expanded and revised version of the original Summerhill reinstates the revolutionary free school traditions begun by Summerhill's founder A.S.

Neill. As American education lags behind the rest of the world, this new edition is more timely than ever/5(70).

A S Neill was a true innovator in education theory and practice. He pioneered progressive methods in education, in the days when progressive meant encouraging liberty and not in its modern-day incarnation of practising license.

Neill believed in the ideal of liberty and in encouraging his pupils to take responsibility for their by:   A.S Neill’s Summerhill School, a co-educational boarding school in Suffolk, England, is the original alternative ‘free’ school. SUMMERHILL A RADICAL APPROACH TO CHILD REARING By A.

NEILL With a Foreword by Eric Fromm TO HAROLD H. HART I hope you will get a. A.S. Neill; Edited and Introduced by Albert Lamb; Foreword by Robert Gottlieb. Neill was born in in Forfar, Scotland.

In addition to establishing the Summerhill School, Neill lectured widely and published over twenty books. He died in His daughter, Zoë Readhead, now serves as the headmistress of by: This unique book contains key extracts from Neill's classic text Summerhill, a worldwide bestseller since its publication inand features contributions from A.

Neill's daughter, Zoe Neill Readhead, who is the current Principal. The book finishes with some more up-to-date questions about things like drugs, the internet and mobile phones, which are effectively answered by Zoë, and a brief account of the A.S. Neill Summerhill Trust, the aims of which are to spread Neill's ideals and to support pupils at Summerhill who could not otherwise afford to attend.

Neill is the first book to examine this philosophy of education in detail. It begins by showing how Neill's fascinating life story gives clues to the origin of his ideas, and why they mattered so much to him.

It goes on to explore the main themes of his philosophy, showing how they relate to the work of other great educational thinkers.

Neill - Educator, author and founder of Summerhill school 61 works Add another. Most Editions | First Summerhill School, Accessible book, Education, Child rearing, Teachers, Biography, Protected DAISY, Parent and Written works: Summerhill, A Dominie Abroad, Summerhill School: A New View of Childhood.

Category: books SKU: MEP Title: That Dreadful School Author: A. Neill Book binding: Hardcover Publisher: Herbert Jenkins Year of publication: Condition: GOOD. Description. pages. No dust jacket. Green cloth with black lettering. Frontispiece features a monochrome photographic Rating: % positive.

Ishbel McWhirter's mother read That Dreadful School, Neill's book about Summerhill, in one sitting and sent her daughter, aged Ishbel loved it immediately.

"Neill filled the school with his. A. S. Neill is the first book to examine this philosophy of education in detail. It begins by showing how Neill's fascinating life story gives clues to the origin of his ideas, and why they mattered so much to him.

It goes on to explore the main themes of his philosophy, showing how they relate to the work of other great educational thinkers Pages: Read A. S. Neill ’s biography, works and quotes online for free. offers the most comprehensive collection of books and writings by A.

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