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ERIC Number: EJ395607
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
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Play and Theories of Play: A Review of the Literature.
Takhvar, Mehri
Early Child Development and Care, v39 p221-44 Oct 1988
Reviews the literature concerning play theories. Classifies play theories into three categories: classical theories, early twentieth century theories, and recent theories. Theories discussed include psychoanalytic, cognitive development, arousal, communication, and adaptive plasticity. (RJC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Language: English
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Identifiers: Child Behavior; Psychoanalytic Theory