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Gambling, Work and Leisure (Routledge Revivals) - a book by Downes, David

Gambling, Work and Leisure (Routledge Revivals)

A Study Across Three Areas

Gambling, Work and Leisure (Routledge Revivals)( )
Author: Downes, David
Davies, D. M.
David, M. E.
Stone, P.
Series title:Routledge Revivals Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $155.00
Book Description:

Since the legalisation of off-course cash betting in 1960, and the rise of varying forms of gambling, the British have come to be known as a nation of gamblers. Until this study was published in 1976, barely any evidence existed against which to assess the claim that gambling had become a major social problem. The authors present data drawn from area surveys carried out in Swansea, Sheffield, Wanstead and Woodford, and explore how well previous sociological theories of gambling...
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Detailed Subjects: Games / Gambling / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.5 x 8.5 Inches
Book Weight:1.05 Pounds

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