The “Reality” of Misogyny in Online Gaming Communities : A Qualitative Study on Female Minecraft Players

Bachelor thesis English OPEN
Graso, Jana; (2016)
  • Publisher: Stockholms universitet, JMK
  • Subject: Minecraft | gaming | gender | digital dualism | GamerGate | gendertrolling | misogyny
    acm: ComputingMilieux_PERSONALCOMPUTING

This study explores the implications of misogyny in the virtual and physical worlds. The 2014 GamerGate scandal shed light on the immense violence to which female gamers and gaming entertainment consumers are so frequently exposed to. Minecraft is the most played mass o... View more
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