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New issue!

New issue!

Posted by Andrew Walsh on 2022-03-30

We've a new issue out today with 4 peer-reviewed articles! First up is the very timely "Changes in the play lives of college students during the early COVID-19 pandemic lockdown" exploring changes in the "lived play experiences of college students" in pandemic lockdown.Next we move away from the pandemic, with Robyn & Tori "Exploring the Connection between Adult Playfulness and Emotional [...]

Designs for Playful Learning, new Special Issue

Designs for Playful Learning, new Special Issue

Posted by Andrew Walsh on 2021-10-04

I'm glad to say that the 2nd Special Issue edited by Alex & Rikke has been published - a lovely set of peer reviewed articles on "Designs for Playful Learning". Perhaps take a dip into the Editorial for a taste of what is in this current issue?

Open Call for Papers

Open Call for Papers

Posted by Andrew Walsh on 2019-01-27

We welcome submissions to the Journal of Play in Adulthood on an ongoing basis. We welcome manuscripts based on original research from a wide range of disciplines, as well as extended essays, thought pieces, articles from practice, and reviews.Key topics of interest to the journal include the role of play in learning, work, our social and cultural lives, the benefits to individuals and [...]

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