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Studies in the anthropology of play : papers in memory of B. Allan Tindall : proceedings from the Second Annual Meeting of the Association for the Anthropological Study of Play / edited by Phillips Stevens, Jr.

; Tindall, B. Allan ; Stevens, Phillips
West Point, N.Y. : Leisure Press, [1977] .
ISBN 9780918438096, 0918438098

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Other Title Anthropology of play
Papers in memory of B. Allan Tindall
Proceedings from the Second Annual Meeting of the Association for the Anthropological Study of Play
Other Authors Stevens, Phillips.
Tindall, B. Allan.
Subjects Antroposofie.
Enfants -- Psychologie.
Human behavior -- Congresses.
Human behavior.
Play -- Congresses.
Play -- Psychological aspects -- Congresses.
Play -- Psychological aspects.
Tindall, B. Allan.
Description 265 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Copyright Date [1977]
Notes "Works on play: a bibliography / Helen B. Schwartzman": pages 250-265.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Aspects of sports and games: Goddesses as the patronesses of sport activities in ancient Mediterranean mythologies / George Eisen. Meteorological play-forms of the Eastern Woodlands / Michael A. Salter. Anal linguists, cry your "I's" out : constructing a metaphor of poker / Susan H. Boyd. Fun and games in an urban setting : black children's games / Annette Rosenstiel -- Cultural dimensions of recreation and leisure: The cultural component in physical fitness / Kendall Blanchard. The cultural ramifications of recreation in Belfast, North Ireland / Mary R. Duncan. From play to recreation : the acceptance of leisure in the United States, 1880-1930 / Bernard Mergen. A paleoanthropological approach to recreation and sporting behaviors / Steven J. Fox -- Ethnological studies of children's play: From Javanese to Dani : the translation of a game / Karl G. Heider. Attitudes toward play among Filipino children of Negroes Oriental, Philippines / Janice Ann Beran. Vertigo and social structure : notes on Hausa children's play / Harold Olofson. Some functions of Aymara games and play / Andrew W. Miracle Jr. Research on children's play : an overview, and some predictions / Helen B. Schwartzman -- Structural approaches to play: A Proppian approach to the analysis of children's fantasy narratives / Gilbert J. Botvin. The society and geography of the story world / Daniel H. Mahony. A developmental analysis of the trickster from folklore / David Abrams. Structural parallels in dreams and narratives : development/sex differences in dreams and stories of girls and boys / M'Lou Caring. Cognitive structure of sports tactics : a preliminary investigation / Thomas R. Stevens -- Theoretical considerations in the study of play: Sport : play or work? / Allen L. Sack. The development of play in childhood : an application of the classifications of Piaget and Caillois in developmental research / Elizabeth C. Mouledoux. The imaginary playmate and other imaginary figures of childhood / Ernestine H. Thompson and Tanya F. Johnson. Towards an anthropology of play / Brian Sutton-Smith. Play as adaptive potentiation : a footnote to the 1976 keynote address / Brian Sutton- Smith. Laying the groundwork for an anthropology of play / Phillips Stevens Jr.
Genre Conference papers and proceedings.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)13668830
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