[Discuss-sudbury-model]Fw: [savesummerhill] Summerhill helps define democracy

From: David Rovner <rovners_at_netvision.net.il>
Date: Mon May 27 14:07:00 2002

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From: "slowsnail2001" <slowsnail2001_at_yahoo.co.uk>
To: <savesummerhill_at_yahoogroups.com>
Sent: Monday, May 27, 2002 7:53 PM
Subject: [savesummerhill] Summerhill helps define democracy

> One of the parents of Summerhill students was looking in their 'The
> New Shorter Oxford Dictionary - on Historical Principles, edited by
> Lesley Brown, Volume 1, A-M, Clarendon Press, Oxford, 1993' and found
> on page 629, under the definition of 'democratic':
>
> 1. A.S.Neill Summerhill is a self-governing school, democratic in
> form.
>
> So Summerhill is being used in the dictionary to help
> define 'democracy'!
>
> Best wishes
> Michael Newman
> Summerhill School
Received on Mon May 27 2002 - 14:06:55 EDT

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