Title Global gambling : cultural perspectives on gambling organizations / edited by Sytze F. Kingma
Imprint New York : Routledge, 2010
book jacket
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 Ethnology Library  HV6710 .G525 2010    AVAILABLE    30520020706884
 人文社會聯圖  HV6710 .G525 2010    AVAILABLE    30610020311411
Descript vi, 248 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series Routledge advances in criminology ; 8
Routledge advances in criminology ; 8
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Subject Gambling -- Cross-cultural studies
Gambling -- Case studies
Alt Author Kingma, Sytze, 1960-