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FYS: Virtual Worlds and Avatars: the Philosophy of Video Games

Library research tips for Professor Hopkins' FYS
The Philosophy of Computer Games
Cyber Zen: Imagining Authentic Buddhist Identity, Community, and Practices in the Virtual World of Second Life
Gamer Theory
Foundations for Moral Relativism
Ethics in the Virtual World
Electronic Tribes: the virtual worlds of geeks, gamers, shamans, and scammers
The State of Play: law, games, and virtual worlds
Playing with Religion in Digital Games
Hello Avatar: rise of the networked generation
Virtual Embodied: presence/practice/technology
Cyberpunk Women, Feminism and Science Fiction: a critical study
Communities of Play: emergent cultures in multiplayer games and virtual worlds
Virtual Reality: representations in contemporary media
Storyplaying: agency and narrative in video games
The New Digital Storytelling: creating narratives with new media
Get Real: a philosophical adventure in virtual reality

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