Big Gamble: The Politics of Lottery and Casino Expansion

Big Gamble: The Politics of Lottery and Casino Expansion

by Denise von Herrmann

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780275977504
Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/30/2002
Pages: 160
Product dimensions: 6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.44(d)
Lexile: 1490L (what's this?)

About the Author

DENISE von HERRMANN is Chair of the Arts and Sciences Division, the University of Southern Mississippi, Gulf Coast.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Policy Making and Morals

The History and Regulation of Gambling in the United States

The Politics of Gambling Adoptions

State Regulation of Gambling

The Economic and Social Impacts of Gambling and Their Effects on Policy

Rolling the Dice: Assessments and Directions for the Future of Legal Gambling

Bibliography

Index

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