Some Vygotsky to read:
Play and its role in the Mental Development of the Child
About games, play, pleasure, rules.
The Psychology of Art
At least Chapter 8 – The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark seems interesting in relation to character playing in RPGs.
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Petri Lankoski, D.Arts, is a Associate Professor in Game Studies at the school of Communication, Media and IT at the Södertörn University, Sweden.
His research focuses on game design, game characters, role-playing, and playing experience. Petri has been concentrating on single-player video games but researched also (multi-player) pnp and live-action role-playing games. This blog focuses on his research on games and related things.
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