Children's Games in the New Media Age: Childlore, Media and the Playground

Children's Games in the New Media Age: Childlore, Media and the Playground

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781409450252
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 03/28/2014
Series: Studies in Childhood, 1700 to the Present Series
Pages: 238
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Andrew Burnis a Professor in the Department of Culture, Communication and Media at the Institute of Education, University of London. Chris Richards, also of the Department of Culture, Communication and Media, has recently retired.

Table of Contents

Contents: Children’s playground games in the new media age, Andrew Burn; The Opie recordings: what’s left to be heard?, Laura Jopson, Andrew Burn and Jonathan Robinson; ’That’s how the whole hand-clap thing passes on’: online/offline transmission and multimodal variation in a children’s clapping game, Julia C. Bishop; Rough play, play fighting and surveillance: school playgrounds as sites of dissonance, controversy and fun, Chris Richards; The relationship between online and offline play: friendship and exclusion, Jackie Marsh; Remixing children’s cultures: media-referenced play on the playground, Rebekah Willett; The game catcher: a computer game and research tool for embodied movement, Grethe Mitchell; Co-curating children’s play cultures, John Potter; Postscript: the people in the playground, Chris Richards and Andrew Burn; Index.

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