In this episode of Examined Sport, I examine Bernard Suits’ “What is a Game?” Suits presents his influential definition of game-playing in this discipline-defining article first published in 1967.
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Related Links and Information:
- Suits, Bernard. “What is a Game?” Philosophy of Science, Vol 34, No. 2 (June 1967), pp 148-56.
- University of Waterloo announcement of Suits’ death in March 2007.
- The Grasshopper: Games, Life and Utopia.
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