|aGlobal gambling :|bcultural perspectives on gambling organizations /|cedited by Sytze F. Kingma.
|aNew York :|bRoutledge,|c2010.
|avi, 248 p. :|bill. ;|c24 cm.
|aRoutledge advances in criminology ;|v8
|aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
|aA question of money? : the founding of two Finnish gambling monopolies / Riitta Matilainen -- Into the zone : innovating in the Australian poker machine industry / Richard Woolley and Charles Livingstone -- Gambling with development : comparing casino legalization in South Africa with Indian gambling in California / Jeffrey J. Sallaz -- Ethnography in a casino : social dynamics at blackjack tables / Richard A. Marksbury -- Making friends, making money : Macau's traditional VIP casino system / Wuyi Wang and Peter Zabielskis -- Dutch casino space : the spatial construction of gambling pleasure / Sytze F. Kingma -- "You could become a millionaire" : truth, deception, and imagination in gambling advertising / Per Binde -- Balancing rules : gambling consumption at home / Anita Borch -- Subjects in a state : cultural economies of gambling / Fiona Nicoll.