James Paul Gee

James Paul Gee has been featured in a variety of publications including Redbook, Child, Teacher, USA Today, Education Week, The Chicago Tribune, and more. He was formerly the Tashia Morgridge Professor of Reading at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and is now the Mary Lou Fulton Presidential Professor of Literacy Studies at Arizona State University.  He is a founder of the Center for Games and Impact at ASU which orchestrated a national conversation on games and learning for the White House Office of Science and Technology. Described by The Chronicle of Higher Education as "a serious scholar who is taking a lead in an emerging field," he is the author of What Video Games Have to Teach Us About Learning and Literacy.


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The Anti-Education Era

James Paul Gee
Palgrave Macmillan Trade

One of the first champions of the positive effects of gaming reveals the dark side of today’s digital and social media   Today’s schools are eager to use...


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Women and Gaming

James Paul Gee and Elisabeth R. Hayes
Palgrave Macmillan

Today, virtual worlds abound, avatars are every day occurrences, and video games are yesterday’s news. But today’s games are not just a pastime for millions –...


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What Video Games Have to Teach Us About Learning and Literacy. Second Edition

James Paul Gee
Palgrave Macmillan Trade

The definitive look at all that can be learned from video games


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