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Alexander Sutherland Neill (1883-1973), Child psychologist and writer

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Educator, child psychologist and writer. A pioneer in the 'free school' movement, founder of Summerhill in Leiston, Suffolk (1924). A self-governing community, it aimed to 'fit the child - instead of making the child fit the school'.

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Alexander Sutherland Neill

by Ishbel McWhirter
ink, 1965
NPG 5111