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Virtual Body Language by Jeffrey Ventrella

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Virtual Body Language
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Publisher: ETC Press
ISBN/ASIN: 1257763555
Number of pages: 286

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Jeffrey Ventrella, a seasoned virtual worlds programmer and visual language expert, reviews the history of avatars, smileys, and other expressive forms, and considers a future of spectacular creativity. This book combines thoughtful scholarship with amusing anecdotes from the trenches of Silicon Valley.

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