Discovering the Object of the Game

May 31, 2012

Hour 1:           Why do we play and how did we as humans settle on a spherical object as the center of many of our games? We’ll talk this hour with anthropologist and sports enthusiast John Fox [1]. His new book is “The Ball: Discovering the Object of the Game” (Harper Perennial, 2012).

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[1] John Fox: http://johnfoxauthor.com/

[2] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/154090809/KERA_154090809.mp3

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