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Gambling for Profit : Historical Contingency and Jagged Growth.

Author/Creator:
Chambers, Kerry G. E.
Publication:
Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2011.
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1 online resource (296 pages)
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Electronic books.
Summary:
Gambling for Profit provides a dynamic model to explore the legalization of gambling and stresses the inadequacy of seeking universal explanations for gambling's entrenchment within particular cultures.
Contents:
Cover
Contents
List of Figures and Tables
Preface
Abbreviations
1 The Emergence of Gambling within a Historically Contingent Framework
2 Gambling for Profit in the Welfare Regimes
3 Casinos in Australia, Canada, and the United States
4 Lotteries and Gaming Machines in Australia, Canada, and the United States
5 Historical Contingency in Political-Economic and Sociocultural Contexts
Notes
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Index
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Chambers, Kerry G. E. Gambling for Profit
ISBN:
9781442690080
9781442641891
OCLC:
958559311