On the Side of the Child: Summerhill Revisited / Edition 1

On the Side of the Child: Summerhill Revisited / Edition 1

by William Ayers, Alexander Sutherland Neill
     
 

ISBN-10: 0807743992

ISBN-13: 9780807743997

Pub. Date: 11/28/2003

Publisher: Teachers College Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780807743997
Publisher:
Teachers College Press
Publication date:
11/28/2003
Series:
Between Teacher and the Text Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
160
Sales rank:
1,324,229
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

Series Foreword
Summerhill Revisited: The Challenge of Freedom
1Love and Freedom3
2A Community of Children6
3The School in Society11
4A Curriculum That Breathes16
5The Child Becomes the Teacher20
6Space to Grow26
7Little Is Beautiful30
8Democratic Vistas, Moral Action36
9Unfreedom40
10Freedom and Revolution47
11On the Side of the Child61
Selections From Summerhill: A Radical Approach to Child Rearing
A Word of Introduction69
The Idea of Summerhill71
Summerhill Education vs. Standard Education80
What Happens to Summerhill Graduates85
Self-Government90
Work100
Play103
Theater107
Dancing and Music112
Sports and Games114
The Future of Summerhill116
The Free Child120
Love and Approval132
Obedience and Discipline138
The Road to Happiness145
About the Author149

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