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Playin' to Win : A Surgeon, Scientist and Parent Examines the Upside of Video Games
by Butch


Overview - At the edge of one of America's most defining eras in its history, salvation comes from the most unlikely source: video games. Playin' To Win: A Surgeon, Scientist and Parent Examines the Upside of Video Games, is inspired, in part, by many edgy titles that have previously probed the expanse of what could be.  Read more...

 
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Overview
At the edge of one of America's most defining eras in its history, salvation comes from the most unlikely source: video games. Playin' To Win: A Surgeon, Scientist and Parent Examines the Upside of Video Games, is inspired, in part, by many edgy titles that have previously probed the expanse of what could be. It is a Freakanomics with a more grassroots subject matter that elicits an instantaneous visceral response from citizens of every walk of life. It is an Everything Bad Is Good For You with grittier details on how the unexpected can be incorporated into raising our society to the next level. Ultimately, it makes a case that video games can promote a Tipping Point with a focus on contributing to real world solutions. It is direct, thought-provoking and consistently challenges perceptions of the boundaries of reality. It has to be Because the readers will be the firstto bear witness: this is a call for the start of a second American Revolution

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781600373626
  • ISBN-10: 1600373623
  • Publisher: Morgan James Publishing
  • Publish Date: August 2008
  • Dimensions: 9.48 x 6.32 x 0.86 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.09 pounds


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