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An assembled issue for the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research

Herold, David; Minocha, Shailey and Rybas, Natalia (2012). An assembled issue for the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research. Journal of Virtual Worlds Research, 5(1) pp. 1–4.

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Three-dimensional (3D) virtual worlds have been employed in various domains and have been a topic for investigation for a long time. Nevertheless, the papers chosen for this assembled issue of the Journal of Virtual Worlds Research all argue the need for further research into human engagement with virtual worlds and beyond a discussion of the affordances of virtual worlds and their limitations.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2012 Journal of Virtual Worlds Research
ISSN: 1941-8477
Project Funding Details:
Funded Project NameProject IDFunding Body
Not SetNot SetFaculty of Mathematics, Computing and Technology, The Open University, UK
Keywords: 3D multi-user virtual environments; 3D virtual worlds; virtual worlds; Second Life; technology adoption; innovation management; virtual identity; virtual worlds research
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Computing & Communications
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Computing (CRC)
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Item ID: 33864
Depositing User: Shailey Minocha
Date Deposited: 18 Jun 2012 14:45
Last Modified: 30 Nov 2012 15:45
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