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Title From Barbie to Mortal Kombat [electronic resource] : gender and computer games / edited by Justine Cassell and Henry Jenkins.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c1998.


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 Axe NetLibrary E-Book (Original Set)  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xviii, 360 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Chess for girls? feminism and computer games / Justine Cassell and Henry Jenkins -- Computer games for girls : what makes them play? / Kaveri Subrahmanyam and Patricia M. Greenfield -- Girl games and technological desire / Cornelia Brunner, Dorothy Bennett, and Margaret Honey -- Video game designs by girls and boys : variability and consistency of gender differences / Yasmin B. Kafai -- Interview with Brenda Laurel (Purple Moon) ; Interview with Nancie S. Martin (Mattel) ; Interview with Heather Kelley (Girl Games) ; Interviews with Theresa Duncan and Monica Gesue (Chop Suey) ; Interview with Lee McEnany Caraher (Sega) ; Interview with Marsha Kinder (Intertexts Multimedia) / Interviews conducted by Jennifer Glos and Shari Goldin -- Retooling play : dystopia, dysphoria, and difference / Suzanne de Castell and Mary Bryson -- "Complete freedom of movement" : video games as gendered play spaces / Henry Jenkins -- Storytelling as a nexus of change in the relationship between gender and technology : a feminist approach to software design / Justine Cassell -- Voices from the combat zone : game grrlz talk back.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Boulder, Colo. : NetLibrary, 1999. Available via the World Wide Web. Available in multiple electronic file formats. Access may be limited to NetLibrary affiliated libraries.
Subject Computer games -- Social aspects -- Congresses.
Games for girls -- Congresses.
Games for girls -- Congresses.
Computer games -- Social aspects -- Congresses.
Electronic information resources.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Cassell, Justine, 1960-
Jenkins, Henry, 1958-
NetLibrary, Inc.
Other Form: Original 0262032589 (DLC) 98023562 (OCoLC)39033513
ISBN 0585003173 (electronic bk.)

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