The Art of Roughhousing: Good Old-Fashioned Horseplay and Why Every Kid Needs It

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Everywhere you look, physical play--what some might call "roughhousing"--is being marginalized. Gym classes are getting shorter. Recess periods are being eliminated. Some new schools don't even have playgrounds. Is it any wonder children retreat to "virtual horseplay" via video games? But Drs. Anthony T. DeBenedet and Lawrence J. Cohen are here to shake things up--literally! With The Art of Roughhousing , they show how rough-and-tumble play can nurture close connections, solve behavior problems, boost confidence, and ...

The Art of Roughhousing: Good Old-Fashioned Horseplay and Why Every Kid Needs It 2011, Quirk Books, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9781594744877

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