Reading vs. computer games: what will the future hold?

Ivanoff, George
March 2010
inCite;Mar2010, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p17
The article explores the competition between books and computer games. It focuses on the belief that computer games, with realistic graphics, may lure the youth away from books and reading. It states that there is a flaw in this concept since there are other things that compete for the time in the life of the youth such as school, sports and television. The author adds that reading and computer games are both forms of escape and enjoyment and are interconnected with each other.


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