Children, Play, and Development (Paperback)
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Children, Play, and Development (Paperback)

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Paperback 384 Pages / Published: 10/06/2009
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Children, Play, and Development offers a comprehensive look at children's play from birth to adolescence. Stressing the developmental and psychological importance of play, the text discusses the relationship of play to the physical, social, intellectual, and emotional growth of the child.

Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
ISBN: 9781412967693
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 679 g
Dimensions: 231 x 187 x 15 mm
Edition: 4th Revised edition


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"This is one of the most inclusive books on play I have yet read." -- Donna C. Williams * Adoption Reply Card *
"With solid support from research and theory about development and learning, Hughes provides insight into and support for the seminal importance of play in children's lives." -- Ann Barbour
"Quite simply, this is the best text on play and development I have ever read. It was thought provoking while being reader-friendly at the same time. This work is very thorough and would be an excellent text for undergraduate or experienced in-service graduates." -- L. Kathryn Sharp
"This book conveys the fundamental importance of play in the lives of children. I feel that professionals in-training need to examine play deeply with a textbook such as this." -- Kimberly M. Ray

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