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I, avatar : the culture and consequences of having a second life

Author: Mark Stephen Meadows
Publisher: Indianapolis, Ind. : New Riders ; London : Pearson Education distributor, ©2008.
Series: Voices that matter.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Avatars are now a common part of the online experience, from thumbnail images used in instant messages to full-blown animated 3D characters with histories and property. This guide to the booming  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Stephen Meadows
ISBN: 0321533399 9780321533395
OCLC Number: 475466074
Description: 144 s. : ill. (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Voices that matter.
Responsibility: Mark Stephen Meadows.

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"Gorgeously illustrated by both imagery and personal recollections, 'I, Avatar' is a whimsical, well-informed introduction to the virtual world experience and its broader implications by a seasoned Read more...

 
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