The Well Played Game

The New Games Movement of the 1970s provides an example on how games and play can take an active stance in societal, ethical and philosophical matters. DeKoven’s book is an accessible presentation that is also available (for an obligatory donation) as a downloadable PDF:

DeKoven, Bernie (2002) The Well Played Game: A Playful Path to Wholeness (3rd edn). San Jose (CA): Writers Club Press. Online site:


One Response to “The Well Played Game”

  1. Bernie DeKoven Says:

    There’s a new version of the Well-Played Game from MIT Press. Probably more useful for your students.

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