The Resource Global gambling : cultural perspectives on gambling organizations, edited by Sytze F. Kingma

Global gambling : cultural perspectives on gambling organizations, edited by Sytze F. Kingma

Label
Global gambling : cultural perspectives on gambling organizations
Title
Global gambling
Title remainder
cultural perspectives on gambling organizations
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sytze F. Kingma
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While most research has examined the legal, economic and psychological sides of gambling, this innovative collection offers a wide range of cultural perspectives on gambling organizations. Contributors not only examine the global influence of commercial gambling, but also demonstrate how the local qualities of gambling organizations remain unique
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.4/82
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6710
LC item number
.G525 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge advances in criminology
Series volume
8
Label
Global gambling : cultural perspectives on gambling organizations, edited by Sytze F. Kingma
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A question of money? : the founding of two Finnish gambling monopolies / Riitta Matilainen -- Into the zone : innovating in the Australian poker machine industry / Richard Woolley and Charles Livingstone -- Gambling with development : comparing casino legalization in South Africa with Indian gambling in California / Jeffrey J. Sallaz -- Ethnography in a casino : social dynamics at blackjack tables / Richard A. Marksbury -- Making friends, making money : Macau's traditional VIP casino system / Wuyi Wang and Peter Zabielskis -- Dutch casino space : the spatial construction of gambling pleasure / Sytze F. Kingma -- "You could become a millionaire" : truth, deception, and imagination in gambling advertising / Per Binde -- Balancing rules : gambling consumption at home / Anita Borch -- Subjects in a state : cultural economies of gambling / Fiona Nicoll
Control code
ocn449174474
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203870396
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2439063x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)449174474
  • pebco0203870395

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