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Summerhill.

Author: Dennis Miller; Cecily Burwash; National Film Board of Canada.
Publisher: Canada : A National Film Board of Canada production, 1967.
Edition/Format:   Film : Film : National government publication   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Visits Summerhill, a school without fixed rules, where students study as they wish and where each student is his own master. Alexander Neill founded this co-educational English boarding school a half-century ago. Neill explains his objectives, and the activities of the children at work and play demonstrate his methods at work. School, he says, should put preparation for life ahead of learning.
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Named Person: Alexander Sutherland Neill; Alexander Sutherland Neill
Material Type: Government publication, Film, National government publication
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Dennis Miller; Cecily Burwash; National Film Board of Canada.
OCLC Number: 219925309
Credits: Director, Dennis Miller ; producer, Cecily Burwash.
Description: 1 film reel (28 min.) : sound, color ; 16 mm

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Visits Summerhill, a school without fixed rules, where students study as they wish and where each student is his own master. Alexander Neill founded this co-educational English boarding school a half-century ago. Neill explains his objectives, and the activities of the children at work and play demonstrate his methods at work. School, he says, should put preparation for life ahead of learning.

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/576945344#Agent\/a_national_film_board_of_canada_production<\/a>> # A National Film Board of Canada production<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a bgn:Agent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"A National Film Board of Canada production<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/576945344#Person\/neill_alexander_sutherland_1883_1973<\/a>> # Alexander Sutherland Neill<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1883<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"1973<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Neill<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Alexander Sutherland<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Alexander Sutherland Neill<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/576945344#Place\/canada<\/a>> # Canada<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Canada<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/576945344#Topic\/education_general_overviews_philosophy<\/a>> # Education: General Overviews\/Philosophy<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Education: General Overviews\/Philosophy<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/576945344#Topic\/education_special_education<\/a>> # Education: Special Education<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Education: Special Education<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/576945344#Topic\/education_teacher_training_teaching_skills<\/a>> # Education: Teacher Training\/Teaching Skills<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Education: Teacher Training\/Teaching Skills<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh2008102746<\/a>> # Education--England<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Education--England<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85041014<\/a>> # Education--Philosophy<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Education--Philosophy<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/902499<\/a>> # Education<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Education<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/933926<\/a>> # Free schools<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Free schools<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/144708717<\/a>> # National Film Board of Canada.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"National Film Board of Canada.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/34460954<\/a>> # Alexander Sutherland Neill<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:birthDate<\/a> \"1883<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:deathDate<\/a> \"1973<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Neill<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Alexander Sutherland<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Alexander Sutherland Neill<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/55422680<\/a>> # Summerhill School.<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Organization<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Summerhill School.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/87274589<\/a>> # Dennis Miller<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Miller<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Dennis<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Dennis Miller<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/94220346<\/a>> # Cecily Burwash<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:familyName<\/a> \"Burwash<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:givenName<\/a> \"Cecily<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:name<\/a> \"Cecily Burwash<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>
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<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/219925309#PublicationEvent\/canada_a_national_film_board_of_canada_production_1967<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a schema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/576945344#Place\/canada<\/a>> ; # Canada<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/576945344#Agent\/a_national_film_board_of_canada_production<\/a>> ; # A National Film Board of Canada production<\/span>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0schema:startDate<\/a> \"1967<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.<\/div>

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