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The Resource Gaming as culture : essays on reality, identity and experience in fantasy games, edited by J. Patrick Williams, Sean Q. Hendricks and W. Keith Winkler

Gaming as culture : essays on reality, identity and experience in fantasy games, edited by J. Patrick Williams, Sean Q. Hendricks and W. Keith Winkler

Label
Gaming as culture : essays on reality, identity and experience in fantasy games
Title
Gaming as culture
Title remainder
essays on reality, identity and experience in fantasy games
Statement of responsibility
edited by J. Patrick Williams, Sean Q. Hendricks and W. Keith Winkler
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book presents the most current research in fantasy games and examines the cultural and constructionist dimensions of fantasy gaming as a leisure activity. Each chapter investigates some social or behavioral aspect of fantasy gaming and provides insight into the cultural, linguistic, sociological, and psychological impact of games on both the individual and society"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
793.93
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1469.6
LC item number
.G36 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Williams, J. Patrick
  • Hendricks, Sean Q
  • Winkler, W. Keith
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fantasy games
  • Role playing
  • Leisure
  • Popular culture
Label
Gaming as culture : essays on reality, identity and experience in fantasy games, edited by J. Patrick Williams, Sean Q. Hendricks and W. Keith Winkler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
63122794
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 224 pages
Isbn
9780786424368
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006001521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780786424368
Label
Gaming as culture : essays on reality, identity and experience in fantasy games, edited by J. Patrick Williams, Sean Q. Hendricks and W. Keith Winkler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
63122794
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 224 pages
Isbn
9780786424368
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006001521
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780786424368

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