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Author Mead, Corey.

Title War play : video games and the future of armed conflict / Corey Mead.

Publication Info. Boston : Eamon Dolan/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    355.48 MEA    Available
Description 198 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 179-184) and index.
Contents The rise of the military-entertainment complex -- Building the classroom arsenal: the military's influence on American education -- "Everybody must think": the military's post-9/11 turn to video games -- America's Army: the game -- All but war is simulation -- WILL interactive and the military's serious games -- The aftermath: medical virtual reality and the treatment of trauma -- Conclusion: America's Army invades our classrooms.
Subject War games -- Data processing.
Military art and science -- Computer simulation.
Combat -- Simulation methods.
Video games -- Social aspects -- United States.
Added Title Video games and the future of armed conflict
ISBN 9780544031562 hardback
0544031563 hardback

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