Gambling in America

- More than 250 entries on every aspect of gambling in the United States - A chronology of significant events in the history of gambling from prehistory to the present day - The full text of 11 of the author's published articles on gambling ...

Gambling in America

Gambling in America

An A–Z look at the history and impacts of gambling, including related legal, legislative, economic, and social issues. * More than 250 entries on every aspect of gambling in the United States * A chronology of significant events in the history of gambling from prehistory to the present day * The full text of 11 of the author's published articles on gambling * Reviews of more than 60 books in an extensive and thoroughly annotated bibliography

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Gambling in America
Language: en
Pages: 509
Authors: William Norman Thompson
Categories: Games
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

An A–Z look at the history and impacts of gambling, including related legal, legislative, economic, and social issues. * More than 250 entries on every aspect of gambling in the United States * A chronology of significant events in the history of gambling from prehistory to the present day *
Governing Fortune
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Ernest P Goss, Edward A Morse
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-22 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

Written by a lawyer and an economist, Governing Fortune summarizes the legal framework supporting the gaming industry and reviews the costs and benefits of casinos by showing how tax base and job growth vary widely with site-specific factors. The book sets forth an innovative proposal for the licensing of gamblers
Gambling in America
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: United States. Commission on the Review of the National Policy Toward Gambling
Categories: Gambling
Type: BOOK - Published: 1976 - Publisher:

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Win Or Lose
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Stephen Longstreet
Categories: Gamblers
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977 - Publisher: Bobbs-Merrill Company

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Gambling in America: An Encyclopedia of History, Issues, and Society, 2nd Edition
Language: en
Pages: 505
Authors: William N. Thompson Ph.D.
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-10 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This one-volume reference provides a comprehensive overview of gambling in the Americas, examining the history, morality, market growth, and economics of the gaming industry. • Includes documents from prominent court cases • Profiles leading persons and organizations dealing with gambling operations • Features a detailed chronology of events including legalization