Virtual Reality: Theory, Practice, and Promise

Front Cover
Sandra Kay Helsel, Judith Paris Roth
Meckler, 1991 - Computers - 143 pages
0 Reviews
Begins to explore the complex and multifaceted nature of the concept of virtual reality - the creation of highly interactive, computer-based multimedia environments in which the user becomes a participant with the computer in a "virtually real" world.

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Theory
3
Past and Future
19
The Metaphysics of Virtual Reality
27
Application and Development
35
The Virtual World of HDTV
41
Elements of a Cyberspace Playhouse
51
Interactive Media Virtual
65
A Virtual Exhibit
75
Promise
95
Personal Simulations Telepresence
101
Directory of Companies and Individuals
123
Index
141
Copyright

Bibliographic information