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From Needy and Dependent to Independent Homo Ludens: Exploring Digital Gaming and Older People / C. Musselwhite; H. R. Marston; S. Freeman

Games and Culture, Volume: 11, Issue: 1-2, Pages: 3 - 6

Swansea University Author: Musselwhite, Charles

DOI (Published version): 10.1177/1555412015605220

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This editorial piece presents a series of works within the field of gerontology and digital gaming. This edition came to fruition through colleagues having an interest in digital gaming and gerontology, and who wish to highlight the excellent work that is currently ongoing in this arena. Over the co...

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Published: 2016
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