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The history of video games

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Advances in video game technology have fueled a growing appetite for video games of all sorts. Gaming at its core is a form of entertainment but for some it has also become an obsession. Video Games and Society explores the highs and lows of this most ubiquitous technology-how video games have influenced people and daily life. Sidebars, direct quotes, and a list of organizations to contact add depth and information to the books in this series. Book jacket.
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Last Update 2018-02-16 23:11:00PM
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display_description Explores the history of video games and the advances in video game technology that have given rise to today's highly-profitable video game industry. Also discusses the bad side-effects video games have potentially had on society, such as in the form of game obsessions.
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series Video games and society
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subject_facet Electronic books, Video games -- History
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title_full The history of video games / Lydia Bjornlund, The history of video games / by Lydia Bjornlund
title_short The history of video games
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