Anthropology of Virtual Worlds and MMORPGs


Anthropology of Virtual Worlds and MMORPGs

The place to discuss and share knowledge of how anthropology can help us to better understand the developments in various virtual worlds and multi-player online games.

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Universal Model for a Sustainable World

Started by Mr. Jan Hearthstone Jul 26, 2015.

Virtual Ethnography 2 Replies

Started by Ariel Appel. Last reply by Ariel Appel May 20, 2011.

Social interactions in a virtual world vs. First Life 5 Replies

Started by Paul Wren. Last reply by Paul Wren Jul 1, 2010.

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Comment by John Postill on July 13, 2009 at 4:46pm
Dear all

What would be in your view the must-read texts in this research area?

Incidentally, I've just posted a summary of Boellstorff's (2008) monograph, Coming of Age in Second Life, in my my blog. I'll be adding some comments soon and look forward to your thoughts.

All best


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