HALOS AND AVATARS: PLAYING VIDEO GAMES WITH GOD

Craig Detweiler, Chris Hansen, Mark Hayse, Rachel Wagner, Heidi Campbell, Kutter Callaway, Lisa Swain, Matthew Kitchen, Andrew McAlpine, Kevin Newgren, Jason Shim, Daniel White Hodge, John W. Morehead, Kara Powell, Brad M. Griffin



 

Craig Detweiler's collection of up-to-the-minute essays on video games' theological themes (and yes, they do exist!) is an engaging and provocative book for gamers, parents, pastors, media scholars, and theologians--virtually anyone who has dared to consider the ramifications of modern society's obsession with video games and online media. Together, these essays take on an exploding genre in popular culture and interpret it through a refreshing and enlightening philosophical lens.

 

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PAGES

English

Paperback

9780664232771

2010

256

English

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N/A

2010

256

 

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Authors: #AndrewMcAlpine #BradMGriffin #ChrisHansen #CraigDetweiler #DanielWhiteHodge #HeidiCampbell #JasonShim #JohnWMorehead #KaraPowell #KevinNewgren #KutterCallaway #LisaSwain #MarkHayse #MatthewKitchen #RachelWagner

Publishers: #WestminsterJohnKnoxPress (Westminster John Knox Press)

Languages: #English

Format: #Paperback #eBook

Accessibility: #TextToSpeech #ScreenReader #EnhancedTypesetting

Year: #Year2010

Genres: #GameStudies #TheologyMythologyPhilosophy


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Games:

#Bioshock (Bioshock)

#Halo (Halo)

#Madden (Madden NFL series)

#Myst (Myst)

#SecondLife (Second Life)

#Tekken (Tekken)

#Ultima (Ultima IV)


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