Gaming as culture: essays on reality, identity and experience in fantasy games

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McFarland & Co
Pub. Date:
[2006]
Language:
English
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"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.
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Fantasy games -- Social aspects
Leisure -- Social aspects
Popular culture
Role playing -- Social aspects
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Popular culture
Role playing
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