Games from childhood can show us things about ourselves

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Many children, probably most, delight in stacking up blocks into tall structures and then knocking them down. Sometimes they knock them down themselves. Other times playmates knock each other’s towers down. They may laugh or get angry momentarily when the blocks…

Jim Mason

Studies language, cognition, and humans as social animals. Also does wordworking and sells no-cost insurance for lucky accidents.

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