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Practice-based Research in Children's Play

Wendy Russell, Stuart Lester, and Hilary Smith (eds)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447330035
eISBN:
9781447330080
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447330035.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Methodology and Statistics

This book presents a collection of research projects carried out by experienced practitioners in the play sector in the UK and US who were also students, graduates and staff on the University of ... More


Your space or mine? Play in out of school clubs

Rebekah Jackson

in Practice-based Research in Children's Play

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447330035
eISBN:
9781447330080
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447330035.003.0008
Subject:
Sociology, Methodology and Statistics

This chapter uses observation and semi-structured interviews to explores the everyday practices, habits and routines of playworkers in an afterschool club in the northwest of England and how these ... More


Co-creating spaces on an adventure playground: using participatory action research as an approach to continuing professional development

John Fitzpatrick and Bridget Handscomb

in Practice-based Research in Children's Play

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447330035
eISBN:
9781447330080
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447330035.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Methodology and Statistics

Using participatory action research as an approach to reflective playwork practice and continuous professional development this research took place on an Adventure Playground in London. Key themes ... More


Therapeutic playwork: exploring playworkers’ perceptions of therapeutic playwork training and its usefulness in supporting children in afterschool clubs

Claire Hawkes

in Practice-based Research in Children's Play

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781447330035
eISBN:
9781447330080
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447330035.003.0012
Subject:
Sociology, Methodology and Statistics

This study developed from observations that playworkers in after school clubs in a county in the south of England were struggling to respond to what they saw as challenging behaviour. The study used ... More


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