The Resource The Biology of Gambling

The Biology of Gambling

Label
The Biology of Gambling
Title
The Biology of Gambling
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The Biology of Gambling is the third volume in the Gambling Theory and Research Series. Author Mikal Aasved wrote this series to meet the need for a comprehensive review and synthesis of the many published materials pertaining to gambling theory and research. The series summarizes and critiques the findings and conclusions of investigators who have attempted to determine the motivations for gambling, both normative and excessive. Dr. Aasved provides a thorough examination of the research efforts and theoretical explanations of leaders in the field of gambling studies
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
616.85/841
Index
index present
LC call number
RC569.5.G35
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The gambling theory and research series
Series volume
v. 3
Label
The Biology of Gambling
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 259-337) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • THE BIOLOGY OF GAMBLING; CONTENTS; Part I MEDICAL OR DISEASE; 1 EARLY VIEWS; 2 LATER VIEWS; 3 THE QUEST TO DISCOVER THEBIOLOGICAL BASIS OF ADDICTION; Part II MEDICAL OR DISEASE MODELS; 4 GAMBLING AND HUMAN EVOLUTION; 5 JELLINEK'S LEGACY:; 6 THE DEFINITION AND DIAGNOSIS; 7 THE QUEST TO DISCOVER THE; 8 CRITIQUE OF THE MEDICAL MODEL; 9 CRITIQUE OF THE ADDICTION MODEL; 10 TREATMENT GOALS:ABSTINENCE VS. MODERATION; Part III MULTICAUSAL MODELS; 11 GENERAL THEORIES OF ADDICTION:; 12 GENERAL THEORIES OF ADDICTION:; 13 GAMBLING-SPECIFIC THEORIES; Part IV CONCLUSIONS; 14 CONCLUDING SUMMARY
  • 15 CONCLUDING OBSERVATIONSAppendix; NOTES; REFERENCES; INDEX
Control code
ocn689996341
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (372 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780398080181
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27291613
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)689996341
  • acaebk0398080186

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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