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.
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 Glossary B C D E F G H L N O P Q V W References Index A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Print version: Chambers, Kerry G. E. Gambling for Profit