How games influence our intelligence, work and the relations with other people?Games to us are vital. Playing, we improve health, situation in society, we develop intelligence and creativity. Stewart Brown, the leading expert in the field of psychology of games, studied more than six thousand stories of the most different people. Games inspire and do people by much more resourceful. Try to turn any process into game - and you are convinced of it.
Stewart Brown, the leading expert in the field of psychology of games, studied more than six thousand stories of the most different people - from serial murderers to Nobel laureates, and came to a conclusion that games are vital for our health, good health, social development, intelligence, creativity, creation of innovations and ability to solve problems.
Games inspire and do people by much more resourceful. Try to turn any process into game - and you are convinced of it.
Game and animal
In an animal kingdom game - a necessary element of a growing. But some animals play, having already become adults. Adult ravens saw moving down on a back on a snow slope - then they flew up up and rolled down again. Bisons run up and with an enthusiastic roar slide four hoofs on a surface of the frozen lake. Hippopotamuses do the return somersault in water again and again.
Carefully fixing game behavior of a grizzly on Alaska more than fifteen years, scientists found out that the most “playful“ bears survive better than others. And it despite the fact that game takes away time, attention and energy from other kinds of activity which are at first sight more important for a survival, - for example from search of food.
Game and an angedoniya
In the childhood we need game for fast development of a brain. At adults the brain develops not so quickly and the inclination to game can be not such strong therefore not for long we can perfectly do without it. But if it is absent long, our mood spoils.
We lose feeling of optimism and we endure an angedoniya - inability to derive pleasure. There are clinical confirmations of existence of deficiency of game which symptoms are very similar to a lack of a dream.
Game, cats and society
According to one influential theory, game is just training of the skills necessary in the future. That is when animals playfully fight, they prepare for real fights and hunting. But it appears, as those cats who did not participate in game fights can quite hunt. What they are not able, so it successfully to interact with others in society - and are not capable to learn it.
If the cat had a serious lack of games - she will not be able accurately to distinguish the friend from the enemy, and or will begin to act aggressively, or will refuse normal social contacts. Interacting with others in playful fight, cats learn to perceive an emotional condition of another and to react suitably. Game and work
Work which brings us the maximum satisfaction almost always recreates