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Gaming Lives in the Twenty-First Century

Literate Connections

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Computer Games,
  • Education,
  • Leisure,
  • Literacy,
  • Video & Electronic - General,
  • Illiteracy And Literacy Education,
  • Games,
  • Games / Gamebooks / Crosswords,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Games/Puzzles,
  • Social aspects,
  • Philosophy & Social Aspects,
  • Games / Video & Electronic,
  • Video games,
  • Psychological aspects

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJames Paul Gee (Foreword), Gail E. Hawisher (Editor), Cynthia L. Selfe (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8400725M
    ISBN 101403972206
    ISBN 109781403972200

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