An Ongoing Play Bibliography

Aaron, David; Winawer, Bonnie P. Child's Play. Harper and Row. 1965


Bengtsson, Arvid. Adventure Playgrounds. Crosby Lockwood. 1972


Bengtson, Arvid. Ein Platz für Kinder. Bauverlag GmbH. 1971


Bengtson, Arvid. Ein Platz für Robinson. Bauverlag GmbH. 1972


Bengtsson, Arvid. Environmental Planning for Children's Play. 1970


Bengtson, Arvid. The Child's Right to Play. International Playground Association. 1974


Bengtson, Arvid. Vom Schulhof zum Spielhof. Bauverlag GmbH. 1978


Benjamin, Joe. In search of adventure. A Study in Play Leadership. The National Council of Social Service. 1961


Bjorklund, Gail. Planning for Play: A Developmental Approach. Charles E. Merrill. 1978


Borden, Iain. Skateboarding, Space and the City: Architecture and the Body. Berg. 2001


Butler, George D. Introduction to Community Recreation. McGraw-Hill. 1940


Châtelet, Anne-Marie; Lerch, Dominique; Luc, Jean-Noël. Open-Air Schools: An Educational and Architectural Venture in Twentieth-Century Europe. Éditions Recherches. 2003


Coffin, Gill and Williams, Morris. Children's Outdoor Play in the Built Environment.

The National Children's Play and Recreation Unit. 1989


Corbusier, Le. Kinder der Strahlenden Stadt. Verlag Gerd Hatje. 1968


Dargan, Amanda and Zeitlin, Steve. City Play. Rutgers University Press. 1990


Dattner, Richard. Design for Play. MIT Press. 1969


Dudek, Mark. Children's Spaces. Routledge. 2005


Dudek, Mark. Kindergarten Architecture. Chapman and Hall. 1996


Friedberg, M. Paul. Do-It-Yourself Playgrounds. The Architectural Press. 1976


Friedberg, M. Paul. Handcrafted Playgrounds: Designs You Can Build Yourself.

First Vintage Edition Books. 1975 


Friedberg, M. Paul w/Berkeley, Ellen Perry. Play and Interplay: A Manifesto for New Design in Urban Recreational Environment. The Macmillan Company. 1970


Frost, Joe L. Play and Playscapes. Delmar Publishers. 1992


Frost, Joe L. and Klein, Barry L. Children's Play and Playgrounds. Allyn and Bacon. 1979


Gill, Tim. No Fear: Growing Up in a Risk Averse Society. Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation. 2007


Greenman, Jim. Caring Spaces, Learning Places: Children's Environments That Work.

Exchange Press. 1988


Hetzer, Hildegard; Benner, Liselotte; Pée, Lieselotte. Kinderspeil im Freien. Ernst Reinhardt Verlag. 1966


Hewes, Jeremy Joan. Build Your Own Playground: A Sourcebook of Play Sculptures.

Houghton Mifflin Company. 1974


Hogan, Paul. The Nuts and Bolts of Playground Contruction. Leisure Press. 1982


Hogan, Paul. Playgrounds for Free. MIT Press. 1974


Huizinga, Johan H. Homo Ludens: Study of the Play Element in Culture. Routledge. 1980


Hurtwood, Lady Allen of. Design for Play. FILA. 1962


Hurtwood, Lady Allen of. Planning for Play. Thames and Hudson. 1968


International Playground Association. Adventure Playgrounds and Children's Creativity. International Playground Association. 1975


Lambert, Jack and Pearson, Jenny. Adventure Playgrounds. Penguin Books. 1974


Ledermann, Alfred; Trachsel, Alfred. Creative Playgrounds and Recreation Centers.

Frederick A. Praeger, 1959


Ledermann, Alfred / Trachsel, Alfred. Spielplatz und Gemeinschaftszentrum. Verlag Gerd Hatje. 1959


Lefaivre, Liane and de Roode, Ingeborg. Aldo van Eyck: The Playgrounds and the City

Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam. 2002


Lindon, Jennie. Too Safe for Their Own Good. NCB. 2011 


Mason, John. The Environment of Play. Leisure Press. 1982


Norén-Björn, Eva. The Impossible Playground. Leisure Press. 1982


Norman, Nils. An Architecture of Play: A Survey of London's Adventure Playgrounds. Four Corners Books. 2003


Rouard, Marguerite and Simon, Jacques. Children's Play Spaces: From Sandbox to Adventure Playground. The Overlook Press. 1977


Rudolph, Nancy. Workyards: Playgrounds Planned for Adventure.

Teachers College Columbia University Press. 1974


Shier, Harry. Adventure Playgrounds: an Introduction.

National Playing Fields Association. 1984


Senda, Mitsuru. Design of Childrens Play Environments. Mc Graw Hill. 1992


Solomon, Susan G. American Playgrounds: Revitalizing Community Space

University Press of New England. 2005


Ward, Colin. Child in the City. The Architectural Press, 1977


Ward, Colin. Child in the Country. Bedford Square Press. 1988


Wilkinson, Paul F. Innovations in Play Environments. Croom Helm. 1980