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ERIC Number: EJ414203
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1989
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2216
Arcade Video Games: Proxemic, Cognitive and Content Analyses.
Braun, Claude M. J.; Giroux, Josette
Journal of Leisure Research, v21 n2 p92-105 1989
A study was designed to determine psychological complexity and reinforcement characteristics of popular arcade video games, including sex differences in game content, clientele social structure, human-to-human interaction contingencies, and value content. Results suggest a need for public control of children's access to the games and the video industry. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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