Leibovitz, Liel
September 2013
Velvet Light Trap: A Critical Journal of Film & Television;Fall2013, Issue 72, p75
Academic Journal
The author argues that when people play video games, they exchange personal time for their play. Through involvement in computer games, people have a chance to center themselves and deal with life's uncertainties. The notion of human behavior and wasted time, as forwarded by 20th century French philosopher Georges Bataille, is considered.


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