Sports videogames / Mia Consalvo, Konstantin Mitgutsch, and Abe Stein, [editors].

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • New York : Routledge, 2013
  • ©2013
Description
viii, 309 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm

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Subject(s)
Editor
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Sports Videogames: Mapping the Field / Mia Consalvo, Konstantin Mitgutsch, Abraham Stein -- Games, Sports, and Sport Videogames: Designed Challenges in Racing Games / Jonas Linderoth -- A Tale of Two Games: Football and FIFA 12 / Miguel Sicart -- What Are Sports Videogames? / Ian Bogost -- Joga Bonito: Beautiful Play, Sports and Digital Games / Henry Lowood -- Women, Sports and Videogames / Mia Consalvo -- Playing the Game on Television / Abe Stein -- It's in the Game? Shifting the Scene with Online Play / Christopher Paul -- The Slow Grind: Skateboarding Videogames and the Culture and Practice of Skateboarding / John Sharp -- Likeness Licensing Litigation: Student Athletes and the Future of Sports Videogames / Nina Huntemann -- Playing Ball: Fan Experiences in Basketball Videogames / Fares Kayali -- Eventful Masculinities: Negotiations of Hegemonic Sporting Masculinities at LANs / Emma Witkowski -- Sports Gaming in Everyday Life: A Meaning Oriented Exploration of the Appropriation of the Online Football Manager Game Hattrick / Jeffrey Wimmer & Jana Nickol -- Why Sports Videogames Matter to Their Players: Exploring Meaningful Experiences in Playographies / Konstantin Mitgutsch -- Using Sports Videogames to Promote Real-World Physical Activity Among Young Adolescents / Cheryl Olsen.
ISBN
  • 9780415637558 (hardback)
  • 0415637554 (hardback)
  • 9780415637565 (pbk.)
  • 0415637562 (pbk.)
LCCN
2012048801
OCLC
793224554
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