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Gaming for Beginners

Miller, Toby (2006) Gaming for Beginners. Games and Culture, 1 (1). pp. 5-12.

Link to Published Version: https://doi.org/10.1177/1555412005281403
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Abstract

This article examines the history of moral panics about media, gleans some lessons from media studies that can help the study of electronic games, and is critical of both utopic and dystopic, cybertarian and pessimistic accounts of gaming.

Item Type: Journal Article
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Copyright: © 2006 Sage Publications
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/40402
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