Living Virtually: Researching New Worlds

Living Virtually: Researching New Worlds

by Don Heider
     
 

Virtual worlds are most often three dimensional locales, where people create virtual personae (called avatars) who come to play, socialize, and work. This edited collection of groundbreaking research on virtual worlds offers a wide-ranging look at the sociology, politics, and communication practices in virtual worlds from a group of scholars in the United States

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Virtual worlds are most often three dimensional locales, where people create virtual personae (called avatars) who come to play, socialize, and work. This edited collection of groundbreaking research on virtual worlds offers a wide-ranging look at the sociology, politics, and communication practices in virtual worlds from a group of scholars in the United States and abroad.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781433101304
Publisher:
Lang, Peter Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
02/28/2009
Series:
Digital Formations Ser.
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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