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The problematic coexistence of "internet gaming disorder" and esports

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The problematic coexistence of "internet gaming disorder" and esports. / Nielsen, Rune Kristian Lundedal; Karhulahti, Veli-Matti.

FDG '17 Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Foundations of Digital Games. Association for Computing Machinery, 2017. 52.

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Harvard

Nielsen, RKL & Karhulahti, V-M 2017, The problematic coexistence of "internet gaming disorder" and esports. in FDG '17 Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Foundations of Digital Games., 52, Association for Computing Machinery, The 12th International Conference on the Foundations of Digital Games, Hyannis, Massachusetts, United States, 14/08/2017. https://doi.org/10.1145/3102071.3106359

APA

Nielsen, R. K. L., & Karhulahti, V-M. (2017). The problematic coexistence of "internet gaming disorder" and esports. In FDG '17 Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Foundations of Digital Games [52] Association for Computing Machinery. https://doi.org/10.1145/3102071.3106359

Vancouver

Nielsen RKL, Karhulahti V-M. The problematic coexistence of "internet gaming disorder" and esports. In FDG '17 Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Foundations of Digital Games. Association for Computing Machinery. 2017. 52 https://doi.org/10.1145/3102071.3106359

Author

Nielsen, Rune Kristian Lundedal ; Karhulahti, Veli-Matti. / The problematic coexistence of "internet gaming disorder" and esports. FDG '17 Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Foundations of Digital Games. Association for Computing Machinery, 2017.

Bibtex

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