Gambling In America

Author: William Norman Thompson
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576071596
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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 ...

Gambling In America An Encyclopedia Of History Issues And Society 2nd Edition

Author: William N. Thompson Ph.D.
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610699807
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Like its first edition, ABC-CLIO's Gambling in America: An Encyclopedia of History
, Issues, and Society, Second Edition examines people, places, events, laws and
policies, and concepts concerning gambling as well as gambling equipment. The
focus is on gambling in the Western Hemisphere—the Americas. It is recognized,
however, that the phenomenon of gambling is global, so entries will treat matters
of interest on other continents that do have a bearing on American gambling ...

The Last Resort

Author: John Dombrink
Publisher: University of Nevada Press
ISBN: 9780874171402
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An examination of the ten majorcampaigns to legalize casino gambling in America"

Drugs In American Society An Encyclopedia Of History Politics Culture And The Law 3 Volumes

Author: Nancy E. Marion
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610695968
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Encyclopedia Of Public Relations

Author: Robert L. Heath
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1452276226
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When initially published in 2005, the two-volume Encyclopedia of Public Relations was the first and most authoritative compilation of the subject.

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Casino Gambling In America

Author: K. J. Meyer-Arendt
Publisher: Cognizant Communication Corporation
ISBN: 9781882345168
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Organized Crime

Author: Nikos Passas
Publisher: Dartmouth Publishing Group
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West S Encyclopedia Of American Law

Author: Jeffrey Lehman
ISBN: 9780787663759
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For these more radical critics of legalization and decriminalization, making
commercial sex legal would legitimize the subordinated position of women in
U.S. society. lust as the legalization of casino gambling has caused a dramatic
increase in the number of people gambling and the amount of money wagered,
the legalization of prostitution would give the commercial sex industry the
opportunity to legitimately expand. Critics argue that in a consumer culture
already permeated with ...