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A history of children's play and play environments : toward a contemporary child-saving movement

Author: Joe L Frost
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the history of children's play and play environments, informing where we are and why we need to re-establish play as a priority. This book proposes solutions to the state of play deprivation.  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joe L Frost
ISBN: 9780415806190 0415806194 9780415806206 0415806208 9780203868652 020386865X
OCLC Number: 316836131
Description: xx, 295 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Early Historical Views on Children's Play --
Play and Play Environments in Early America --
The Early Child-Saving Movement : Shame of the Cities --
The Evolution of the Play and Playground Movement --
Play and the Child Study Movement : Nursery schools, kindergartens, and the developmental approach to play --
Play During Hard Times : The Great Depression --
Natural, Built, and Adventure Play Environments : Back to Nature --
The Value of Play and the Consequences of Play Deprivation --
Toward a Contemporary Child-Saving Movement.
Responsibility: Joe L. Frost.
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