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Everything Bad Is Good for You: How Today’s Popular Culture Is Actually Making Us Smarter by Steven Johnson What if…. “ Books are also tragically isolating . While games have for many years engaged the young in complex social relationships with their peers, building and exploring worlds together, books force the child to sequester him or herself in a quiet space, shut off from the interaction with other children. These new ‘libraries’ that have arisen in recent years to facilitate reading activities are a frightening sight : dozens of young children, normally so vivacious and socially interactive, sitting alone in cubicles , reading silently, oblivious to their peers.” (p.19-20)
Civic Engagement/Socialization The Civic Potential of Video Games - http://www.civicsurvey.org/White_paper_link_text.pdf
Civic Engagement/Socialization Teens, Video Games, and Civics - http://www.pewinternet.org/PPF/r/263/report_display.asp “ Teens who play games socially (a majority of teens) are more likely to be civically and politically engaged than teens who play games primarily alone. Interestingly, this relationship only holds when teens play alongside others in the same room ." http://flickr.com/photos/skokiepl/3209743871/
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