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Beyond School: Living as if School Doesn't Exist
by Wendy Priesnitz

1. Wendy Priesnitz, Challenging Assumptions in Education: From Institutionalized Education to a Learning Society (The Alternate Press, 2000)
2. Ivan Illich, Deschooling Society (Harper & Row, 1971)
3. www.holtgws.com
4. Susannah Sheffer, ed., A Life Worth Living, The Selected Letters of John Holt (Ohio State University Press, 1990)
5. Wendy Priesnitz, “The Natural Life Interview Georgie Donais: cob builder, community activist, homeschooling mom,” in Natural Life Magazine (Life Media, July/August 2007)
6. Grace Llewellyn, The Teenage Liberation Handbook: How to Quit School and Get a Real Life and Education (Lowry House Pub; Rev Exp edition, 1998)
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56. Seth Godin, Linchpin: Are You Indispensible? (Portfolio, 2011)
57. Richard Florida, The Great Reset: How the Post-Crash Economy Will Change the Way We Live and Work (HarperBusiness, 2011)
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59. Annette Lareau, Unequal Childhoods: Class, Race, and Family Life (University of California Press; 2 edition, 2011)
60. http://sethgodin.typepad.com/seths_blog/2010/06/goodbye-to-the-office.html
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