The Resource Game cultures : computer games as new media, Jon Dovey and Helen W. Kennedy

Game cultures : computer games as new media, Jon Dovey and Helen W. Kennedy

Label
Game cultures : computer games as new media
Title
Game cultures
Title remainder
computer games as new media
Statement of responsibility
Jon Dovey and Helen W. Kennedy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book introduces the critical concepts and debates that are shaping the emerging field of game studies. Exploring games in the context of cultural studies and media studies, it analyses computer games as the most popular contemporary form of new media production and consumption. This is key reading for students, academics and industry practitioners in the fields of cultural studies, new media, media studies and game studies, as well as human-computer interaction and cyberculture."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
306.46
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1469.17.S63
LC item number
D68 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Issues in cultural and media studies
Label
Game cultures : computer games as new media, Jon Dovey and Helen W. Kennedy
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [150]-161) and index
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Contents
1. Studying computer games -- 2. Play, technology and culture -- 3. Cultures of production -- 4. Networks of technicity -- 5. Computer game as media text? -- 6. Bodies and machines : cyborg subjectivity and gameplay -- 7. Interventions and recuperations?
Control code
000040351784
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 171 p.
Isbn
9780335213580
Lccn
2006284272
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.b21387175
System control number
ebl287822

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