Power Play

Author: Asi Burak
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1250089344
Size: 36.13 MB
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But what if games could be good, not only for individuals but for the world? In Power Play, Asi Burak and Laura Parker explore how video games are now pioneering innovative social change around the world.

Reality Is Broken

Author: Jane McGonigal
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781101475492
Size: 34.70 MB
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In this groundbreaking book, she shows how we can leverage the power of games to fix what is wrong with the real world-from social problems like depression and obesity to global issues like poverty and climate change-and introduces us to ...

Knowledge Games

Author: Karen Schrier
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421419203
Size: 18.93 MB
Format: PDF
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This accessible book also critiques the limits and implications of games and considers how they may redefine what it means to produce knowledge, to play, to educate, and to be a citizen.

Moral Combat

Author: Patrick M. Markey
Publisher: BenBella Books, Inc.
ISBN: 1942952996
Size: 76.36 MB
Format: PDF
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In Moral Combat, Markey and Ferguson explore how video games—even the bloodiest—can have a positive impact on everything from social skills to stress, and may even make us more morally sensitive.

Supermedia

Author: Charlie Beckett
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444356186
Size: 76.74 MB
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Smart and controversial, this timely book explores the potential for an entirely new type of journalism which these changes create, discusses the impact of social networking sites and blogs on traditional journalism, and makes the case that ...

Philanthrocapitalism

Author: Matthew Bishop
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 9781608192434
Size: 76.87 MB
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In Philanthrocapitalism, Matthew Bishop and Michael Green examine this new movement and its implications.

I Can Save The Earth

Author: Alison Inches
Publisher: Little Simon
ISBN: 9781416967897
Size: 75.41 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The books in this line will be made from recycled materials, and the storylines will cover subjects such as improving the environment, learning about endangered animals, recycling, and much more. Meet Max the Little Monster.

Mycelium Running

Author: Paul Stamets
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
ISBN: 1607741245
Size: 45.70 MB
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Heavily referenced and beautifully illustrated, this book is destined to be a classic reference for bemushroomed generations to come. From the Trade Paperback edition.