Joost Raessens

Joost Raessens

Prof. dr. Joost RaessensĀ holds the chair of Media Theory at Utrecht University. His research concerns the "ludification of culture," focusing in particular on persuasive, serious, or applied gaming (in relation to global issues such as climate change, refugees), on the playful construction of identities, and on the notion of play as a conceptual framework for the analysis of media use.

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Playful Identities: The Ludification of Digital Media Cultures

Post date: 09 Dec 2016
In this book, eighteen scholars examine the increasing role of digital media technologies in identity construction through play. It features the most recent insights in play and game studies, media research, and identity studies.
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Publication date: 20 Jan 2015
License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported
Document Type: Book
 
Playful Identities: The Ludification of Digital Media Cultures

Playful Identities: The Ludification of Digital Media Cultures

Post date: 09 Dec 2016
In this book, eighteen scholars examine the increasing role of digital media technologies in identity construction through play. It features the most recent insights in play and game studies, media research, and identity studies.
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Publication date: 20 Jan 2015
License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported Document Type: Book


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