Addiction By Design

Author: Natasha Dow Schüll
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691127557
Size: 75.78 MB
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machines stems from the consumer, the product, or the interplay between the two. --

Addiction By Design

Author: Natasha Dow Schüll
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400834651
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Addiction by Design takes readers into the intriguing world of machine gambling, an increasingly popular and absorbing form of play that blurs the line between human and machine, compulsion and control, risk and reward.

Addiction By Design

Author: Natasha Dow Schll
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ISBN: 9780691160887
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Originally published in hardcover in 2012. "A stunning portrayal of technology and the inner life. Searing, sobering, compelling: this is important, first-rate, accessible scholarship that should galvanize public conversation.

The Strip

Author: Stefan Al
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 026203574X
Size: 72.70 MB
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The transformations of the Strip -- from the fake Wild West to neon signs twenty stories high to "starchitecture" -- and how they mirror America itself.

Slots

Author: David V Forrest
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453218564
Size: 36.51 MB
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What this book describes with both humor and a sense of awe is the way slots emporia have steadily been transformed from underground grottos to soaring cathedral-like structures where congregants sit and commune—all to the end of ...

High Stakes

Author: Sam Skolnik
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807006300
Size: 64.58 MB
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From the Hardcover edition.

Casino

Author: Nicholas Pileggi
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1504041623
Size: 61.11 MB
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The true story behind the Martin Scorsese film: A “riveting . . . account of how organized crime looted the casinos they controlled” (Kirkus Reviews).

Moving Data

Author: Pelle Snickars
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231504381
Size: 55.69 MB
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Presenting a range of perspective and argument, this collection reorients the practice and study of media critique.

The Corporate Eye

Author: Elspeth H. Brown
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 9780801880995
Size: 55.93 MB
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"A highly welcome contribution to the field of business history as well as American visual culture."— Business History Review "This highly readable, interdisciplinary book provides insights into both the history of American economic ...