Summerhill : a radical approach to child rearing (Book, 1960) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Summerhill : a radical approach to child rearing

Author: Alexander Sutherland Neill; Erich Fromm
Publisher: New York : Hart Publishing Company, 1960.
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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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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Neill, Alexander Sutherland, 1883-1973.
Summerhill.
New York, Hart Pub. Co. [1960]
(OCoLC)592924250
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Sutherland Neill; Erich Fromm
OCLC Number: 1175417
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xx, 392 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Summerhill school : The idea of Summerhill ; A look at Summerhill ; Summerhill education vs. standard education ; What happens to Summerhill graduates ; Private lessons at Summerhill ; Self-government ; Coeducation ; Work ; Play ; Theater ; Dancing and music ; Sports and games ; Report of the British government inspectors ; Notes on his majesty's inspectors' report ; The future of Summerhill --
Child rearing : The unfree child ; The free child ; Love and approval ; Fear ; Inferiority and fantasy ; Destructiveness ; Lying ; Responsibility ; Obedience and discipline ; Rewards and punishment ; Defecation and toilet training ; Food ; Health and sleep ; Cleanliness and clothing ; Toys ; Noise ; Manners ; Money ; Humor --
Sex : Sex attitudes ; Sex instruction ; Masturbation ; Nudity ; Pornography ; Homosexuality ; Promiscuity, illegitimacy, and abortion --
Religion and morals : Religion ; Moral instruction ; Influencing the child ; Swearing and cursing ; Censorship --
Children's problems : Cruelty and sadism ; Criminality ; Stealing ; Delinquency ; Curing the child ; The road to happiness --
Parent's problems : Love and hate ; Spoiling the child ; Power and authority ; Jealousy ; Divorce ; Parental anxiety ; Parental awareness --
Questions and answers : In general ; About Summerhill ; About child rearing ; About sex ; About religion ; About psychology ; About learning.
Other Titles: Radical approach to child rearing
Responsibility: by A.S. Neill ; with a foreword by Erich Fromm.

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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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