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Adventure - the Value of Risk in Children

Adventure - the Value of Risk in Children's Play

Adventure - the Value of Risk in Children's Play( )
Author: Almon, Joan
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $12.95
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Children's free play is full of risk-taking, a fact that frightens many adults who have become risk-averse. Yet many experts feel that this aversion is excessive and even harmful. They point to children's natural capacity for risk-assessment which needs to be developed rather than suppressed in childhood. This Alliance for Childhood publication looks at the value of risk from many angles, including interviews with directors of adventure playgrounds that encourage adventurous play yet...
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Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.5 x 11 x 0.09 Inches
Book Weight:0.32 Pounds

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