This book draws on aesthetic theory, including ideas from the history of painting, music and dance, to offer a fresh perspective on the video game as a popular cultural form. It argues that games like Grand Theft Auto and Elektroplankton are aesthetic objects that appeal to players because they offer an experience of form, as this idea was understood by philosophers like Immanuel Kant and Theodor ...
Paperback: 240 pages
Publisher: Manchester University Press; 1 edition (August 31, 2011)
Product Dimensions: 7.7 x 0.8 x 5 inches
Amazon Rank: 1164399
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