Journals Higher Education



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Published: 09 October 2010

352 Pages | 50 illus.

7-1/2 x 9-3/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195569049

Bookseller Code (06)

Play in Early Childhood Education

Learning in Diverse Contexts

Marjory Ebbeck and Manjula Waniganayake

  • Focuses on catering for the needs of children from culturally diverse backgrounds--from immigrant and refugee backgrounds to play within indigenous communities.
  • Includes contributions from a range of experts with current views, knowledge, and understanding of research in play to enrich the depth of knowledge to be shared with students.
  • Includes case studies, insightful questions, and examples of professional practice allowing students to apply theoretical concepts to possible teaching and learning contexts and situations.