How can we increase awareness and understanding of other cultures using interactive digital visualizations of past civilizations? In order to answer the above question, this book first examines the needs and requirements of virtual travelers and virtual tourists. Is there a market for virtual travel? Erik Champion examines the overall success of current virtual environments, especially the phenomenon of computer gaming. Why are computer games and simulations so much more successful than other types of virtual environments? ...

Playing with the Past 2012, Springer London Ltd, England

ISBN-13: 9781447125952

2011 edition


Playing with the Past 2010, Springer

ISBN-13: 9781849965002