Game Work: Language, Power, and Computer Game Culture
Besorgung - Lieferbarkeit unbestimmt
BeschreibungVideo and computer games in their cultural contexts
PortraitKen S. McAllister is Associate Professor of Rhetoric, Composition, and the Teaching of English at the University of Arizona and Co-Director of the Learning Games Initiative, a research collective that studies, teaches with, and builds video games.
Pressestimmen"A serious look at a growing business." - Communications Booknotes Quarterly "McAllister has a clear vision of the medium, a vision that spans the technological, generational gap. In this book, he analyzes and investigates the historical forces that brought video games from concept to market, and he does this with economic, technical, and sociological perspectives in mind.... Stands as one of the finest studies of its kind." - Choice"
Untertitel: 'Rhetoric, Culture, and Social'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: UNIV OF ALABAMA PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Juli 2006
Seitenanzahl: 232 Seiten