A Wii fit experiment : an honors thesis (HONRS 499)

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dc.contributor.advisor Dailey, John C. en_US
dc.contributor.author Barrios, Kirk M. en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-06-06T18:25:09Z
dc.date.available 2011-06-06T18:25:09Z
dc.date.created 2009 en_US
dc.date.issued 2009
dc.identifier.other A-336 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://cardinalscholar.bsu.edu/handle/handle/189395
dc.description.abstract Just within my five years at Ball State, technology has become more and more interactive as people become gripped to their computers, cell phones, and televisions. I've always had an interested in the overall effects on a person's well-being as a result of interactive technology. The Wii Fit is a unique piece of interactive technology because it pledges to provide positive health benefits to its users. I conducted a three month experiment on whether or not the Wii Fit actually promoted good physical health with regular use. I blogged regularly about my experience and made a video-review of the device which is enclosed in DVD format in this portfolio. I have also included the script for my DVD as well as transcripts of my blog entries, which can also be read online at http://wiifitnesschallenge.blogspot.com.
dc.description.sponsorship Honors College
dc.format.extent 1 v. ; 30 cm. + 1 DVD videodisc (8 min.) en_US
dc.source Virtual Press en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Telecommunication. en_US
dc.title A Wii fit experiment : an honors thesis (HONRS 499) en_US
dc.type Undergraduate senior honors thesis.
dc.description.degree Thesis (B.?.)
dc.identifier.cardcat-url http://liblink.bsu.edu/catkey/1463201 en_US


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  • Undergraduate Honors Theses [5614]
    Honors theses submitted to the Honors College by Ball State University undergraduate students in partial fulfillment of degree requirements.

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