The Resource Gambling, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors

Gambling, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors

Label
Gambling
Title
Gambling
Statement of responsibility
David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book is a collection of articles in which authors offer various opinions on legalized gambling, Indian gaming, Internet gambling, lotteries, and racinos
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
363.4/20973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6715
LC item number
.G284 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haugen, David M.
  • Musser, Susan
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
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  • Gambling
  • Gambling
  • Gambling
Label
Gambling, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip079/2007002994.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-179) and index
Contents
pt. 1. How does legalized gambling affect society? -- Legalized gambling hurts communities / For Faith & Family -- Legalized gambling benefits communities / Frank J. Fahrenkopf Jr. -- Legalized gambling has a negligible effect on communities / Phineas Baxandall and Bruce Sacerdote -- Indian gaming benefits tribes / Dave Palermo -- Indian gaming hurts tribes / Candi Cushman -- pt. 2. How should the U.S. government respond to Internet gambling? -- Internet gambling should be banned to protect children / Spencer Bachus -- Internet gambling should be curbed to protect the economy / Ryan D. Hammer -- Internet gambling should be regulated, not banned / David Carruthers -- Banning Internet gambling will not stop it / Radley Balko -- A government ban on Internet gambling is hypocritical / Froma Harrop -- pt. 3. Is compulsive gambling a problem? -- Compulsive gambling is a serious problem / Harvard Mental Health Letter -- The problem of compulsive gambling is exaggerated / Dan Seligman -- Compulsive gambling is a growing problem among teenagers / Mark Alden and James Silver -- Teenage gambling has generated undue backlash / Maryann Guberman -- Casinos foster compulsive gambling / Steve Friess -- Casinos are helping curb compulsive gambling / Liz Benston -- pt. 4. How are lottery innovations affecting society and the gaming industry? -- Video lottery terminals are addictive and destructive / Sol Boxenbaum -- Video lottery terminals provide economic benefits for states / Fox Butterfield -- Racinos benefit the horse-racing industry / Greg Melikov -- Racinos hurt the horse-racing industry / Joe Bob Briggs
Control code
ocm80917249
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
190 p.
Isbn
9780737733525
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007002994
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 930554
  • (OCoLC)80917249
Label
Gambling, David Haugen and Susan Musser, book editors
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip079/2007002994.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-179) and index
Contents
pt. 1. How does legalized gambling affect society? -- Legalized gambling hurts communities / For Faith & Family -- Legalized gambling benefits communities / Frank J. Fahrenkopf Jr. -- Legalized gambling has a negligible effect on communities / Phineas Baxandall and Bruce Sacerdote -- Indian gaming benefits tribes / Dave Palermo -- Indian gaming hurts tribes / Candi Cushman -- pt. 2. How should the U.S. government respond to Internet gambling? -- Internet gambling should be banned to protect children / Spencer Bachus -- Internet gambling should be curbed to protect the economy / Ryan D. Hammer -- Internet gambling should be regulated, not banned / David Carruthers -- Banning Internet gambling will not stop it / Radley Balko -- A government ban on Internet gambling is hypocritical / Froma Harrop -- pt. 3. Is compulsive gambling a problem? -- Compulsive gambling is a serious problem / Harvard Mental Health Letter -- The problem of compulsive gambling is exaggerated / Dan Seligman -- Compulsive gambling is a growing problem among teenagers / Mark Alden and James Silver -- Teenage gambling has generated undue backlash / Maryann Guberman -- Casinos foster compulsive gambling / Steve Friess -- Casinos are helping curb compulsive gambling / Liz Benston -- pt. 4. How are lottery innovations affecting society and the gaming industry? -- Video lottery terminals are addictive and destructive / Sol Boxenbaum -- Video lottery terminals provide economic benefits for states / Fox Butterfield -- Racinos benefit the horse-racing industry / Greg Melikov -- Racinos hurt the horse-racing industry / Joe Bob Briggs
Control code
ocm80917249
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
190 p.
Isbn
9780737733525
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2007002994
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 930554
  • (OCoLC)80917249

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