Are smartphones really the death of children’s play?

29 Aug 2017

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Posted By: SG   |   Source: Child in the City   |   URL: http://bit.ly/2vAt0mC

 

There is much concern about the use of mobile phones by young children, with some people warning that they will be ‘the death of childhood’. But the way children use their phones and why they use them is far more complex, and in his article playworker and geographer, Chris Martin, suggests that “children’s play may be as rich in the technological age as it ever was”.

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Institution: Author: Chris Martin