search-white-svg
location-svg
Meine Position
i
Ein Tipp vom Eldar Team
Je mehr Sie bestellen, desto grösser Ihr Rabatt
Lieferbar
Playing with Religion in Digital Games
Buch
print_book
Ratgeber
2014

Playing with Religion in Digital Games

ISBN
EAN
978-0-253-01244-9
9780253012449
Artikel-Nr.
3ZPYD47
Kostenloser Versand
CHF
114.83
Anzahl
1
Maximale
Lieferzeit
17
Arbeitstage
Montag
21.02.2022
speech-bubble-svg Beschreibung

Heidi A. Campbell is Associate Professor of Communication at Texas A&M University, where she teaches media studies. She is author of Exploring Religious Community Online and When Religion Meets New Media, and editor of Digital Religion. She is Director of the Network for New Media, Religion, and Digital Culture Studies.

Gregory P. Grieve is Associate Professor in Religious Studies at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He is Director of MERGE: A Network for Collaborative Interdisciplinary Scholarship in UNCG¿s College of Arts and Sciences, and co-chair of the American Academy of Religion¿s section on Religion and Popular Culture. He is author of Retheorizing Religion in Nepal and editor (with Steven Engler) of Historicizing "Tradition" in the Study of Religion.

Zielgruppe
Professional & Vocational
Inhaltsverzeichnis

Introduction: What Playing with Religion Offers Digital Game Studies / Heidi A. Campbell and Gregory Price Grieve
Part 1: Explorations in Religiously Themed Games
1. Dreidels to Dante's Inferno: Toward a Typology of Religious Games / Jason Anthony
2. Locating the Pixelated Jew: A Multimodal Method for Exploring Judaism in The Shivah / Isamar Carrillo Masso and Nathan Abrams
3. The Global Mediatization of Hinduism through Digital Games: Representation versus Simulation in Hanuman: Boy Warrior / Xenia Zeiler
4. Silent Hill and Fatal Frame: Finding Transcendent Horror in and beyond the Haunted Magic Circle / Brenda S. Gardenour Walter
Part 2: Religion in Mainstream Games
5. From Kuma\War to Quraish: Representation of Islam in Arab and American Video Games / Vit sisler
6. Citing the Medieval: Using Religion as World-Building Infrastructure in Fantasy MMORPGs / Rabia Gregory
7. Hardcore Christian Gamers: How Religion Shapes Evangelical Play / Shanny Luft
8. Filtering Cultural Feedback: Religion, Censorship and Localization in Actraiser and Other Mainstream Video Games / Peter Likarish
Part 3: Gaming as Implicit Religion
9. The Importance of Playing in Earnest / Rachel Wagner
10. "God Modes" and "God Moods": What Does a Digital Game Need to Be Spiritually Effective? / Oliver Steffen
11. Bridging Multiple Realities: Religion, Play and Alfred Schutz's Theory of the Life-World / Michael Waltemathe
12. They Kill Mystery: The Mechanistic Bias of Video Game Representations of Religion and Spirituality / Kevin Schuts
Gameography
Contributors
Index

Publikation
2014
book-svg Format
Hardcover
304 Seiten
package-svg Versand
Kostenloser Versand: Schweiz & Liechtenstein
Für den Versand nach Deutschland oder Frankreich werden die Versandgebühren der Schweizerischen Post berechnet. Diese werden Ihnen im Warenkorb für Ihre gesamte Bestellung berechnet.
credit-card-svg Zahlungsarten
payment-einzahlungsschein payment-twint payment-mastercard payment-visa payment-american-express
Bestellen Sie einfach auf Rechnung oder bezahlen Sie bequem und gebührenfrei mit Twint oder Kreditkarte.
subcategories-svg
Passende Themen
Zurück
Zum Start
S
SPIEGEL Bestseller
Hauptkategorie