By Lura Sanborn - Research & Instruction Librarian February 22nd, 2011
New Reference Book: Encyclopedia of Play in Today’s Society edited by Rodney P. Carlisle, Sage, 2009.
Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 790 C19P
A 2-volume set containing 450 articles focused on play, including: “games, toys, sports and entertainments found around the world.” (xii).
Examples include: Academic Learning & Play, Hide & Seek, Highland Games, I Spy, Mother-Child Play, Play & Evolution
Helpful for: Global Studies, Humanities, History, Social Studies, Sports, Anthropology