The Resource The language of gaming, Astrid Ensslin

The language of gaming, Astrid Ensslin

Label
The language of gaming
Title
The language of gaming
Statement of responsibility
Astrid Ensslin
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The Language of Gaming examines the complex language of videogames and gaming from a discourse analytical perspective. Astrid Ensslin studies the discourses inscribed in videogames by their producers, as well as gamer and media meta-discourses, and focal areas include gamer slang, illocution, multimodality, and narrative structures"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ensslin, Astrid
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GV1469.3
LC item number
.E66 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Video games
  • Video games
  • Visual literacy
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / Sociolinguistics
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Library & Information Science / School Media
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / General
  • Video games
  • Video games
  • Visual literacy
Label
The language of gaming, Astrid Ensslin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- List of Illustrations -- List of Tables and Figures -- Acknowledgements -- List of Abbreviations -- Introduction -- Approaches to Discourse Analysis -- Games and Language -- Videogame Genres, Macrostructures and Textuality -- Words and Meanings -- The Linguistic Pragmatics of Gameplay -- Metaludic Discourses -- Gaming and Multimodality -- The Narrative Language of Videogames -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 208 p.
Isbn
9780230238589
Lccn
2011049033
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)747533316
  • (OCoLC)ocn747533316
Label
The language of gaming, Astrid Ensslin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- List of Illustrations -- List of Tables and Figures -- Acknowledgements -- List of Abbreviations -- Introduction -- Approaches to Discourse Analysis -- Games and Language -- Videogame Genres, Macrostructures and Textuality -- Words and Meanings -- The Linguistic Pragmatics of Gameplay -- Metaludic Discourses -- Gaming and Multimodality -- The Narrative Language of Videogames -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Glossary -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 208 p.
Isbn
9780230238589
Lccn
2011049033
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)747533316
  • (OCoLC)ocn747533316

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