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By Sutton-Smith, Brian
Hardback. English.
Published Cambridge, Mass.; London: Harvard University Press, 1998
In this book a leading proponent of play theory considers the possible meanings of play, as they have been proposed, elaborated and debated in the disciplines...

Paperback. English.
Published London: Routledge, 2014
Play is a vital component of the social life and well-being of both children and adults. This book examines the concept of play and considers a variety...

By Spariosu, Mihai I
Book. English.
Published London: Cornell University Press, 1989
Mihai Spariosu here explores the significance of the closely linked concepts of play and aestheticism in philosophical and scientific discourse since...

eBook. English.
Published London, England; New York, New York: Routledge, 2016
Philosophical Perspectives on Playbuilds on the disciplinary and paradigmatic bridges constructed between the study of philosophy and play in The Philosophy...

By Tsang, Julie
Book. English.
Published London: Aurora Metro Books, 2020

By Pellegrini, Anthony D
Book. English.
Published New York: Oxford University Press, 2009
While the subject of play may seem trivial for behavioral science, E.O. Wilson noted that understanding the significance of play is an important challenge...

By Pellegrini, Anthony D
eBook. English.
Published New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009
Pellegrini argues that play is an excellent example of the influence of biology and culture on one other, especially during childhood. The innovative...

Paperback. English.
Published Greenwich, Conn.; London: Ablex, 1999
This volume furthers discourse and understanding about the complex phenomenon we know as play. As with volume one, Diversions and Divergences in Fields...

By Huizinga, Johan
Paperback. English.
Published Boston, [Mass.]: Beacon, 1955
In Homo Ludens, the classic evaluation of play that has become a “must-read” for those in game design, Dutch philosopher Johan Huizinga defines play as...

Paperback. English.
Published Maidenhead, Berkshire: Open University Press, 2015
This delightful book gives a glimpse into the rich and diverse play and playful activities of children across developing, recently developed and developed...
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