Guerilla Fort Construction: Activism for Outdoor Play

Clarke, Kyle
June 2013
Pathways: the Ontario journal of outdoor education;Summer2013, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p6
In this article, the author shares his childhood experience of constructing forts in the forest and also express his concern over lack of outdoor play exhibited by children in the modern society due to parental fears and societal pressures. He mentions about his project which will determine regular access of urban green spaces by children and viability of guerilla fort construction to encourage children's outdoor play. He also highlights the benefits of fort building for children.


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