Issue Editors: Paulette Robinson, National Defense University, USA; Michael Piller, National Defense University, USA.
This issue includes articles from the 2010 Federal Consortium for Virtual Worlds Conference including a review of potential usages for government, military and business organizations; the case of the Swedish Embassy in SL; the criminal justice system and a "think piece" on unconstrained global citizens. The issue highlights some of the unique dimensions of Virtual Wolds that relate to governments & military.
Table of Contents
|Applied Virtual Environments: Applications of Virtual Environments to Government, Military and Business Organizations|
|Patrick D. Allen, Chris C. Demchak|
|Virtual Nation Branding: the Swedish Embassy in Second Life|
|MuniGov 2.0, A New Residency Requirement: Local Government Professionals in Second Life|
|Ines A Mergel, Michelle Gardner, Pamela Broviak, William Greeves|
|Virtual Reality and the Criminal Justice System: New Possibilities for Research, Training, and Rehabilitation|
|Bobbie Ticknor, Sherry Tillinghast|
|Avatars and Security Clearances: How can we reconcile the two?|
|Michael P Cummins|
|Two Navy Virtual World Collaboration Applications: Rapid Prototyping and Concept of Operations Experimentation|
|Douglas Maxwell, Steven Aguiar, Philip Monte, Diana Nolan|
|Creating a VW Killer App for the Department of Defense|
|Avatars as the First Manifestation of Geo-politically Unconstrained Global Citizens|
|Randy J. Hinrichs|
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