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Game Research Methods: An Overview

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Game Research Methods: An Overview
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Publisher: ETC Press
ISBN/ASIN: 1312884738
Number of pages: 373

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This book provides an introduction to various game research methods that are useful to students in all levels of higher education covering both quantitative, qualitative and mixed methods. In addition, approaches using game development for research is described.

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