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Investigating play in the 21st century / edited by Dorothy Justus Sluss, Olga S. Jarrett.

Publication:
Lanham, Md. : University Press of America, c2007.
Format/Description:
Book
xviii, 326 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series:
Play & culture studies ; v. 7
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Subjects:
Play.
Play environments.
Educational games.
Contents:
Genesis and evolution of American play and playgrounds / Joe L. Frost
The promise of sociology for play studies / Thomas Henricks
Children's play in the journal, Young children: an analysis of how it is portrayed and why it is valued / David Kuschner
Playful companions for motherless monkeys / Peggy O'Neill-Wagner
What young children say about play at school: United States and Australian comparisons / Sue Dockett, Alice Meckley
Teachers' and parents' attitudes about play and learning in Taiwanese kindergartens / James E. Johnson, Pei-Yu Chang
Playfulness among Swedish and Japanese children: a comparative study / Satomi Taylor, Cosby Steele Rogers, Tetsuya Ogawa, Ingrid Promling Samuelsson, Anita VanBrackle, Arleen Dodd
Playgrounds and children's play supply in 14 districts of Northeastern Portugal
Beatriz Pereira, Paula Malta, Hugo Laranjerio
Playground safety in Brazil / Francis Wardle
Play and creativity: the role of the intersubjective adult / Deborah W. Tegano, James D. Moran
The role of fun, playfulness, and creativity in science: lessons from geoscientists / Olga S. Jarrett, Pamela Burnley
Storybook time and free play: playing with books / Laurelle Phillips
Effects of environmental print games and play props on young children's print recognition / James Christie, Billie Enz, Myae Han, Jennifer Pryor, Maureen Gerard
Communicative actions and language narratives in preschoolers' play with "talking" and "non-talking" rescue heroes / Doris Bergen
Toy libraries, play, and play materials / Margie I. Mayfield
"Hey, no fair:" young children's perceptions of cheating during play / Robyn M. Holmes, Jennifer M. Valentino-McCarthy, Susan L. Schmidt
Clinical approaches to achieving positive environments with suicidal aboriginal adolescents: play and culturally sensitive considerations / Melanie S. MacNeil
Role-play on parade: child, costume, and ceremonial exchange at Halloween / Cindy Dell Clark.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Sluss, Dorothy Justus.
Jarrett, Olga Seastrom, 1940-
ISBN:
9780761836407
0761836403
OCLC:
154691530