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The Ambiguity of Play

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$48.00 • £41.95 • €43.95

ISBN 9780674005815

Publication Date: 05/15/2001


288 pages

6 x 9 inches

1 table


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  • Preface
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1. Play and Ambiguity
  • 2. Rhetorics of Animal Progress
  • 3. Rhetorics of Child Play
  • 4. Rhetorics of Fate
  • 5. Rhetorics of Power
  • 6. Rhetorics of Identity
  • 7. Child Power and Identity
  • 8. Rhetorics of the Imaginary
  • 9. Child Phantasmagoria
  • 10. Rhetorics of Self
  • 11. Rhetorics of Frivolity
  • 12. Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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