Child ’ s Play : Computer Games , Theories of Play and Children ’ s Development

@inproceedings{Verenikina2003ChildS,
  title={Child ’ s Play : Computer Games , Theories of Play and Children ’ s Development},
  author={Dr. Irina Verenikina},
  year={2003}
}
  • Dr. Irina Verenikina
  • Published 2003
The purpose of this project is to examine the ways in which classical and modern theories of play may be applied to an analysis of the developmental value of computer software in the early childhood years. Modern and classical theories of play have identified many ways in which play may advance the cognitive, social and emotional development of children. However, in the last two decades there has been concern that play is being replaced by other activities such as computer games, ranging from… CONTINUE READING