The Resource Fly by wire: : a novel, Ward Larsen, (electronic resource)

Fly by wire: : a novel, Ward Larsen, (electronic resource)

Label
Fly by wire: : a novel
Title
Fly by wire:
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Ward Larsen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In The Case for Make Believe, Harvard child psychologist Susan Linn tells the alarming story of childhood under siege in a commercialized and technology-saturated world. Although play is essential to human development and children are born with an innate capacity for make believe, Linn argues that, in modern-day America, nurturing creative play is not only countercultural-it threatens corporate profits. A book with immediate relevance for parents and educators alike, The Case for Make Believe helps readers understand how crucial child's play is-and what parents and educators can do to protect it. At the heart of the book are stories of children at home, in school, and at a therapist's office playing about real-life issues from entering kindergarten to a sibling's death, expressing feelings they can't express directly, and making meaning of an often confusing world. In an era when toys come from television and media companies sell videos as brain-builders for babies, Linn lays out the inextricable links between play, creativity, and health, showing us how and why to preserve the space for make believe that children need to lead fulfilling and meaningful lives
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Larsen, Ward
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
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  • Conspiracies
  • Military airships
  • Fighter pilots
  • Terrorists
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Target audience
adult
Label
Fly by wire: : a novel, Ward Larsen, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11837558
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11837558
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11837558
Specific material designation
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Stock number
11837558
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Fly by wire: : a novel, Ward Larsen, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11837558
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11837558
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11837558
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11837558
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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