The Resource Savage park : a meditation on play, space, and risk for americans who are nervous, distracted, and afraid to die, Amy Fusselman, (ebook)

Savage park : a meditation on play, space, and risk for americans who are nervous, distracted, and afraid to die, Amy Fusselman, (ebook)

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Savage park : a meditation on play, space, and risk for americans who are nervous, distracted, and afraid to die
Title
Savage park
Title remainder
a meditation on play, space, and risk for americans who are nervous, distracted, and afraid to die
Statement of responsibility
Amy Fusselman
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How fully can the world be explored when you are focused on trying not to die? This is the question that lies at the heart of Amy Fusselman's Savage Park. America is the land of safety, of protecting children to make sure that nothing can possibly hurt them. But while on a trip to Tokyo with her family, Fusselman stumbled upon an adventure playground called Hanegi Playpark, where children sawed wood, hammered nails, and built open fires. Her conceptions of space, risk, and play were shattered. In asking us to reexamine fundamental ideas about our approaches to space and risk and how we pass these concepts down to our children, Fusselman also asks us to look at the world in a different way. Perhaps it isn't variety, but fear that is the spice of life. This startling revelation is at the heart of Savage Park, and will make readers look at the world in a whole new way
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Midwest
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Fusselman, Amy
Dewey number
  • 813.6
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Fusselman, Amy
  • Authors, American
  • Playgrounds
  • Play (Philosophy)
  • Space
  • Risk-taking (Psychology)
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Savage park : a meditation on play, space, and risk for americans who are nervous, distracted, and afraid to die, Amy Fusselman, (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780544303294
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12026236
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remote
Stock number
12026236
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MWT12026236
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Savage park : a meditation on play, space, and risk for americans who are nervous, distracted, and afraid to die, Amy Fusselman, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780544303294
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12026236
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12026236
System control number
MWT12026236
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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