Play: A Unique Quality of RelationshipPlay: A Unique Quality of RelationshipTheme:contest culture, play, Original PlaySummaryTranscript
So I read sociology, education, social work, psychology, psychiatry, but I never read anything in all that stuff that described what I was experiencing on the ground. Then it dawned on me. Of course, they don't play. They write about play, they watch it, in order to keep their objectivity they need to be separate from it. And that very separation, and of course raised in cultures that are contests, they missed the entire thing.