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Gambling and society : interdisciplinary studies on the subject of gambling

Author: William R Eadington
Publisher: Springfield, Ill. : Thomas, ©1976.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Most of the articles ... initially presented at the First Annual Conference on Gambling held in Las Vegas, Nevada, in June of 1974."
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gambling and society.
Springfield, Ill. : Thomas, ©1976
(OCoLC)652301828
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William R Eadington
ISBN: 0398034591 9780398034597
OCLC Number: 1324494
Notes: "Most of the articles ... initially presented at the First Annual Conference on Gambling held in Las Vegas, Nevada, in June of 1974."
Description: xix, 466 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The legalization of gambling --
Gambling: historical highlights and trends and their implications for contemporary society / Darrell W. Bolen --
The legalization of gambling in the United States: an analysis and forecast / Duane V. Burke --
Some observations on legalized gambling / William R. Eadington --
Sports, technology, and gambling / Richard J. Schuetz, Jr. --
The economics of gambling --
The economics of gambling / George Ignatin and Robert F. Smith --
Economic rationality, psychology and decision-making under uncertainty / Theodore Tsukahara, Jr. and Harold J. Brumm, Jr. --
The market for pro football betting / Michael E. Canes --
Economic aspects of Nevada's gaming industry / William R. Eadington --
The business of gaming: an insider's view / J. George Drews --
Profitability and behavior of the gaming industry relative to the stock market / James J. Noel and Stuart E. Curtis --
The sociology of gambling --
The propensity to gamble: some structural determinants / Wen Lang Li and martin H. Smith --
Motivations to gamble: the model of Roger Caillois / Robert D. Herman --
Gambling, a positive view / Felicia Florine Campbell --
Alienation from work: a study of casino card dealers / Ronald W. Smith, Frederick W. Preston and Harry L. Humphries --
The psychology of gambling --
How gambling saved me from a misspent sabbatical / Igor Kusyszyn --
Who wants to be a professional gambler? / David P. Campbell --
A functional analysis of gambling behavior / Terry J. Knapp --
Searching for the motivations in risk taking and gambling / Eric S. Knowles --
Individual differences in casino gambling / D. Michael Kuhlman --
Risk-taking in the presence of others: black jack in the laboratory and in the field / G.P. Ginsburg, James J. Blascovich and René C. Howe --
Compulsive gambling and the conscious mood perspective / Tomas Martinez --
Excitement: the gambler's drug / William H. Boyd --
The mathematics of gambling --
Optimum strategy in blackjack - a new analysis / Edward Gordon --
Nonlinear programming, simulation and gambling theory applied to blackjack / James N. Hanson --
The rate of gain in player expectation for card games characterized by sampling without replacement and an evaluation of card counting systems / Peter A. Griffin --
Probabilities and strategies for the game of faro / Edward O. Thorp.
Responsibility: edited by William R. Eadington.

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