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Play and playwork : 101 stories of children playing.

Author: Fraser Brown
Publisher: Buckingham : Open university, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book explores play&playwork, discussing current thinking about the traditional model, theory or approach of playwork (SPICE).


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Fraser Brown
ISBN: 0335244653 9780335244652
OCLC Number: 898274632
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Contents: Acknowledgements1 Introduction: play and playwork2 Fun, freedom and flexibility: anything goes3 The social world of children's play4 Playful physical activity: challenge, risk and danger5 Environmental cognitive stimulation6 Creativity and problem solving7 Emotional equilibrium: the therapeutic value of play8 Self realisation, power and control9 The child's agenda: intervention and adulteration10 The Colliery Adventure Playground: some personal reflections11 Therapeutic Playwork Project: extracts from a reflective diary12 Conclusions: revisiting the concept of compound flexibilityAppendix: The Playwork PrinciplesUseful web referencesBibliographyIndex


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