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Playing with Fire, How do computer games influence the player? -10 January 2011

In the debate on children, youth and computer games, the question of whether computer games are harmful is often posed. The answers provided are many and varying, making it easy to interpret the research results as contradictory. Questions concerning the harmfulness of computer games often seek simple "yes" or "no" answers, while the research reveals a more complicated picture. Different investigations also have their starting point in different perspectives and questions, which may explain the confusion.

  • category: Education
  • publisher: Nordicom
  • isbn: 91-89471-27-x
  • author: Simon Egenfeldt-Nielsen & Jonas Heide Smith
  • format: Book
  • page_count: 39
  • copy_count: 2
  • is_online: No
Keywords: elearning