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Reasons to play in Higher Education

Walsh, Andrew and Clementson, Jonny (2017) Reasons to play in Higher Education. In: The Power of Play - Voices from the Play Community. CounterPlay, Aarhus, Denmark, pp. 181-187. ISBN 9788799975204

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Reasons to play and encourage playfullness in (UK) Higher Education, represented in comic form.
It illustrates many ways that play is valuable in adult and post-compulsory education, showing that the squeezing out of play is counterproductive and that play and playfulness has a significant and positive contribution towards learning in post compulsory education.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Uncontrolled Keywords: Play, Higher Education, comics
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Schools: Computing and Library Services
Computing and Library Services > Centre for Innovation in Information Services
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Depositing User: Andrew Walsh
Date Deposited: 20 Apr 2017 07:33
Last Modified: 28 Aug 2021 16:06


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