…take away play from the front end of development and it finds its way onto the back end. On the basis of his pioneering studies of animals, Panksepp has come to the conclusion that play is one of the very fundamental motivational drives of all higher creatures. His studies show that if you deprive animals of play in early life, they spend their time playing in extended adolescence.
Quote ID: 00786
Hara Estroff Marano
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