ERIC Number: ED101848
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
Play: Children's Business and a Guide to Play Materials.
Markun, Patricia Maloney, Ed.
This collection of articles presents ideas about the value of children's play and suggests practical ways to implement good play experiences and select appropriate play materials. Articles examine play as an agent of social values, play and thinking, play and child development, the environmental opportunities for play factors that can destroy the value of play, play for the convalescent child, specific learning processes and play, and play as a valid educational tool. Recent books and films on play, and age-appropriate toys are listed. (CS)
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Child Development, Developmental Psychology, Emotional Development, Films, Hospitalized Children, Intellectual Development, Manipulative Materials, Physical Development, Play, Resource Materials, Social Development, Toys
Association for Childhood Education International, 3615 Wisconsin Avenue, N. W., Washington, D. C. 20016 (Paper, $2.95 plus $0.30 for postage and handling)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association for Childhood Education International, Washington, DC.