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Title Play of individuals and societies / edited by Lynn A. Barnett
Published Oxford : Inter-Disciplinary Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (x, 190 pages)
Series Probing the boundaries
Probing the boundaries.
Contents Preliminary Material -- Homo Ludens vs. Homo Economicus and the Decline of Play / Mete Ulaş Aksoy -- Deviant Play / Joel A. Blanco -- Little Red Riding Hood Meets Superman: Kieran Egan's Imaginative Education and the Playful Child / Wendy C. Turgeon -- Girls and Doll-Playing as Portrayed in Children's Literature / Keiko Tanaka -- Novel as the Godgame and the Confrontation between the Novelist and the Character in John Fowles' The Magus / Barış Mete -- Treasure-Hunting, Conversation and Chance: Game-Playing through Artistic Encounters / Anna Powell -- The Exquisite Corpse: A Game of Objective Chance / Leslie Ann Boldt -- The Narrative Shortcomings of Sandbox Games / Philip Johnston -- Inhibitors to Play: Skill and Choice-Making by Adult Students of Long-Form Improvisational Comedy / Ryan Karels and Martina Karels -- Playfulness as an Individual Attribute across the Lifespan -- Understanding Play: The Perceptions of Children, Adolescents, Parents and Teachers / Karen McInnes and Nicola Birdsey -- Medical Play in Healthcare Environments / Laura Gould -- Frustrations and Rewards in Children's Play with Animals / Tamar Axelrad-Levy , Ainat Guberman , Sharon Almaliah and Michal Motro -- Play Stops in Istanbul / Fulya Menderes -- Play as a Transitional Awareness Incentive in Metropolis / Canan Erten and Özkan Tuba -- A Game on the Urban Experience and Limits of Perception / Hasibe Akın and Tamer Sermet Ozgur -- War and/as Play / Iva Apostolova
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on October 24, 2019)
Subject Drama.
Play in literature.
Play -- Psychological aspects.
Play -- Sociological aspects
Play in literature.
Play -- Psychological aspects.
Play -- Sociological aspects.
Form Electronic book
Author Barnett, Lynn A. (Lynn Anne), 1951- editor.
ISBN 1848883277