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Here you can find links to articles and details of books, etc that will give you further information about gaming and education.
BBC. (2004) 'Would you buy educational video games?'
Children's BBC Newsround
Ferlazzo, L. (2008) 'Free online games develop ESL students' language skills',
Gamasutra. (2007) 'Using
World of Warcraft
to teach English' Retrieved February 28, 2008 from:
Gee, J.P. (2005)
What video games have to tell us about learning and literacy,
New York: Palgrave.
Gee, J.P. (2007)
Good video games + good learning: Collected essays on video games, learning and literacy,
New York: Peter Lang Publishing
Gee, JP (2007) 'The Ecology of Games' in
Connecting Youth, Games, and Learning
, Pages 21-40
Gee, JP & E Hayes(2009) 'Pedagogy through games',
Huizinga, J. (1950)
Homo Ludens: A study of the play element in culture
, Boston: Beacon.
Jenkins, H. (2007, January 3) 'Reality bytes: Eight myths about video games debunked'
The Video Game Revolution
Johnson, S. (2006)
Everything bad is good for you: How today's popular culture is actually making us smarter,
London: Riverhead Books
Karaoglü, O (2011) 'Digital Games by Digital Natives'
Lingual Gamers. (2007) 'Language learning with new media and video games' (unpublished thesis)
Mawer, K. (2008)
Language learners, teachers & computer games.
Mawer, K & G Stanley (2007) Adapting Online Computer Games to the EFL Classroom
Mawer, K & G Stanley (2008)
Language Learners and Computer Games: From Space Invaders to Second Life
, TESL-EJ Vol 11 No.4
Mawer, K & G Stanley (2011)
Digital Play: Computer games and language aims
Poole, S. (2000)
Trigger happy--the inner life of videogames
. New York: Fourth Estate.
Prensky, M. (2004)
Digital game-based learning,
New York: McGraw Hill.
Prensky, M. (2006)
Don't bother me, Mom—I'm learning
! Minnesota: Paragon House Publishers
Purushotma,R SL Thorne & J Wheatley '10 Key Principles for Designing Video Games for Foreign Language Learning', Knol,
Stanley, G (2008) 'Game to Learn',
Stanley, G (2011) 'Engaging the gaming generation',
English Teaching Professional
, Issue 76
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