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Learning in massively multiplayer online games

  title={Learning in massively multiplayer online games},
  author={C. Steinkuehler},
  • C. Steinkuehler
  • Published 2004
  • Computer Science
  • Given their increasing domination of the entertainment industry and wide spread popularity among a wide range of populations, massively multiplayer online videogames (MMOGs) are quickly becoming the form of entertainment and a major mechanism of socialization. Researchers have taken notice, and educational MMOGs are now beginning to emerge; however, there is a paucity of research on the actual culture/cognition of MMOGameplay, despite its necessity for sound theory and viable design. This paper… CONTINUE READING
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