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The Resource Guns, grenades, and grunts : first-person shooter games, edited by Gerald A. Voorhees, Joshua Call, and Katie Whitlock, (electronic book)

Guns, grenades, and grunts : first-person shooter games, edited by Gerald A. Voorhees, Joshua Call, and Katie Whitlock, (electronic book)

Label
Guns, grenades, and grunts : first-person shooter games
Title
Guns, grenades, and grunts
Title remainder
first-person shooter games
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gerald A. Voorhees, Joshua Call, and Katie Whitlock
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Known for their visibility and tendency to generate controversy, first-person shooter (FPS) games are cultural icons and powder-kegs in American society. Contributors will examine a range of FPS games such as the Doom, Half-Life, System Shock, Deus Ex, Halo, Medal of Honor and Call of Duty franchises. By applying and enriching a broad range of perspectives, this volume will address the cultural relevance and place of the genre in game studies, game theory and the cultures of game players. Guns, Grenades, and Grunts gathers scholars from all disciplines to bring the weight of contemporary socia
Member of
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
Dewey number
793.93
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1469.3
LC item number
.G86 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Voorhees, Gerald
  • Call, Josh
  • Whitlock, Katie
Series statement
APPROACHES TO DIGITAL GAME STUDIES.
Series volume
2
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Video games
  • Video games
  • Violence in video games
Label
Guns, grenades, and grunts : first-person shooter games, edited by Gerald A. Voorhees, Joshua Call, and Katie Whitlock, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
99975268135
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441146267
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Guns, grenades, and grunts : first-person shooter games, edited by Gerald A. Voorhees, Joshua Call, and Katie Whitlock, (electronic book)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
99975268135
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441146267
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote

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