The Ecological Context of Childrens Play

The Ecological Context of Childrens Play



Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780893915209
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/01/1989
Pages: 336
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.45(h) x (d)

About the Author

och /f Marianne /i N.

legrini /f Anthony /i D.

Table of Contents


Ways of Looking at Children, Context, and Play

An Ecological Perspective on the Role of Play in Child Development

Ecological Psychology and Issues of Play

Issues in the Study of Children's Rough-and-Tumble Play

The Influences on the Play of Infants and Toddlers

Play with Peers in Child Care Settings

Young Boys' and Girls' Play at Home and in the Community: A Cultural-Ecological Framework

Parental Distancing Strategies and Children's Fantasy Play

Children's Use of Time in Their Everyday Activities During Middle Childhood

Before and After Asphalt: Diversity as an Ecological Measure of Quality in Children's Outdoor Environment

Play in Diverse Social Contexts: Parent and Teacher Roles

Rivalry as a Game of Relationships: The Social Structure Created by the Boys of a Hawaiian Primary School Class

Cultural Continuities and Discontinuities: Impact on Social and Pretend Play

Author Index

Subject Index

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