Play - Psychoanalytic Perspectives, Survival and Human Development
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $170.00|
| Book Description: |
Is play only a children's activity? How is the spontaneous play of adults expressed? What is the difference between "play" and "game"? What function does play have during war?
Play:Psychoanalytic Perspectives, Survival and Human Development explores the importance of play in the life of the individual and in society. Most people associate psychoanalysis with hidden and "negative" instincts, like sexuality and aggressiveness, very seldom with "positive urges" like the...