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1995 - ein kreative Medium zur Gewaltprävention?
by Hawke Robinson published Apr 17, 2012 last modified Sep 15, 2015 04:39 PM — filed under: , , , , , , , ,
Hübner, Martina (1995). Fantasy-Rollenspiel - ein kreative Medium zur Gewaltprävention? München: Aktion Jungendschutz.
Located in Archives / Primary Archives / 1. Primary List of Documents for Research on RPGs (Others' Research)
Fine, Gary Alan (1989). Mobilizing Fun: Provisioning Resources in Leisure Worlds. Sociology of Sport Journal, 6, 319 334.
by Hawke Robinson published Jun 13, 2018 — filed under:
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2001 - Pathologizing play
by Hawke Robinson published Apr 17, 2012 last modified Sep 17, 2015 06:15 AM — filed under: , , , , , , , , ,
Dyszelski, Christopher (2001. March 16). Pathologizing play. 32nd Popular Culture Association, Toronto, ON. Those claiming that the imaginal is devient versus gamers who use the imaginal to reflect and clarify reality but have no difficulty going from one to the other. 31 pages.
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1991 - Satanic cult scare
by Hawke Robinson published Apr 17, 2012 last modified May 24, 2020 11:21 AM — filed under: , , , , ,
Bromley, David G. (1991, May-June). Satanic cult scare.
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1998 - How a straight white upper-middle-class male found gender balance
by Hawke Robinson published Apr 17, 2012 last modified Sep 17, 2015 05:56 AM — filed under: , , , , , , , , , ,
McGilvray, Cameron (1998, April). How a straight white upper-middle-class male found gender balance. CAR-PGa Newsletter, page 1. Thoughts on involving more females in RPG.
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1995 - Role-playing games: their stigmas and benefits
by Hawke Robinson published Apr 18, 2012 last modified Sep 15, 2015 05:06 PM — filed under: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Walton, William J. (1995, December). Role-playing games: their stigmas and benefits. Wilmington College. RPGs "are a harmless and occasionally beneficial mode of entertainment that has been misrepresented in the past." 29 pages.
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1982 - Legendary creatures and small game playing culture: Medieval lore in contemporary roleplaying games
by admin published Apr 17, 2012 last modified Apr 29, 2019 11:51 AM — filed under: , , , , , , ,
Fine, Gary Alan (1982). Legendary creatures and small game playing culture: Medieval lore in contemporary roleplaying games. Keystone Folklore, 11-27. How RPG preserves folklore and generates its own within individual game groups. 17 small pages.
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1994 - Do role-playing games promote crime, satanism and suicide among players as critics claim?
by Hawke Robinson published Apr 17, 2012 last modified Sep 15, 2015 04:02 PM — filed under: , , , , , ,
Lancaster, Kurt (1994, Fall). Do role-playing games promote crime, satanism and suicide among players as critics claim? Journal of Popular Culture, #23, 67-79. Satanism depends on individual definition, but no evidence for crime and suicide. 13 pages.
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2001 - CAR-PGa Two surveys
by Hawke Robinson published Apr 17, 2012 last modified Sep 17, 2015 06:27 AM — filed under: , , , , , , , , , ,
CAR-PGa (2001). Two surveys. Bonham, TX: author. The first is a 3-page questionnaire for Role-Playing Games as an Academic Subject (an ongoing project), to get RPG accepted as a valid part of contemporary culture studies on the college level. The second is a sociological survey of female gamers. 4 pages. Document Actions
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1996 - How are we going to get out of this?
by Hawke Robinson published Apr 18, 2012 last modified Sep 17, 2015 02:10 AM — filed under: , , , , , , , ,
Nunis, C.S. (n.d. [last reference 1996]). How are we going to get out of this?. University of Memphis. Gamers are indeed deviant by using "collaborative learning methods and cooperative social problem-solving strategies...as well as idealistic lack of prejudice, sexism, homophobia, or bigotry." 9 pages.
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