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ERIC Number: EJ590670
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0954-0253
The Story of "Phoenix Quest": How Girls Respond to a Prototype Language and Mathematics Computer Game.
De Jean, Jillian; Upitis, Rena; Koch, Corina; Young, Jonathan
Gender and Education, v11 n2 p207-23 Jun 1999
Presents a case study of the experiences of six girls with the "Phoenix Quest" (PQ) computer game and compares the responses of 41 boys and 57 girls to the same game. PQ was designed to explore language and mathematics in ways appealing to girls. Celebrating and challenging a female protagonist was important to girls. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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