Books, Brochures, and Chapters>Book:  Huizinga, Johan (1938), Homo Ludens: A Study of the Play-Element in Culture, Retrieved on 2018-07-27
Folksonomies: games play


27 JUL 2018

 All Play Takes Place in Temporary Worlds

All play moves and has its being within a play-ground marked off beforehand either materially or ideally, deliberately or as a matter of courseā€¦. The arena, the card-table, the magic circle, the temple, the stage, the screen, the tennis court, the court of justice, etc., are all in form and function play-grounds, i.e., forbidden spots, isolated, hedged round, hallowed, within which special rules obtain. All are temporary worlds within the ordinary world, dedicated to the performance of an a...
Folksonomies: games play
Folksonomies: games play
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