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Marx at the Arcade: Consoles, Controllers, and Class Struggle

by Jamie Woodcock Author

Gaming has become deeply ingrained in our society in the last few decades. Almost every demographic plays video games on a massive scale. In Marx at the Arcade, Dr. Jamie Woodcock explores the intricacies of the industry as a whole and the way in which it has come to embody our capitalist economy and consumer culture. Dr. Jamie Woodcock is a researcher at the Oxford Internet Institute at the University of Oxford.