The Modern Parent's Guide to Kids and Video Games by Scott Steinberg

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Nearly 40 years after their invention and a decade after exploding onto the mainstream, video games still remain a mystery to many parents, including which titles are appropriate, and their potential side-effects on kids. Now the answers are at your fingertips. Offering unrivaled insight and practical, real-world strategies for making gaming a positive part of family life, The Modern Parent's Guide to Kids and Video Games provides a vital resource for today's parent. From picking the right software to promoting online safety, setting limits and enforcing house rules, it offers indispensable hints, tips and how-to guides for fostering healthy play and development. Includes: Complete Guides to PC, Console, Mobile, Online & Social Games - Using Parental Controls and Game Ratings - Picking the Right Games - The Latest on Violence, Addiction, Online Safety - Setting Rules & Time Limits - Best Games for All Ages - Essential Tools & Resources. "An essential guide for parents." Jon Swartz, USA Today
 

About Scott Steinberg

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Published December 3, 2011 by P3. 150 pages
Genres: Computers & Technology, Humor & Entertainment, Parenting & Relationships, Health, Fitness & Dieting.

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The Modern Parent's Guide to Kids and Video Games is an invaluable guide for parents concerned about video game play.

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Tech expert Scott Steinberg recently released The Modern Parent's Guide to Kids and Video Games, available as a free download (as both a PDF and at no cost in eBook form via Sony's Reader™ Store).

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There are chapters on “gamer speak,” the benefits of video games, guidelines for healthy gaming, online games (and online play) and planning family gaming night.

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