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Governing fortune [electronic resource] : casino gambling in America / Edward A. Morse and Ernest P. Goss.

By: Morse, Edward A, 1962-.
Contributor(s): Goss, Ernest, 1950-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Ann Arbor : University of Michigan Press, c2007Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 324 p.) : ill., maps.ISBN: 9780472024865 (electronic bk.); 0472024868 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Casinos -- Economic aspects -- United States | Casinos -- Social aspects -- United States | Gambling -- Economic aspects -- United States | Gambling -- Social aspects -- United States | Casinos -- Aspect �economique -- �Etats-Unis | Casinos -- Aspect social -- �Etats-Unis | Jeux de hasard -- Aspect �economique -- �Etats-Unis | Jeux de hasard -- Aspect social -- �Etats-Unis | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS -- Industries -- Park & Recreation Management | Gl�ucksspiel | Spielcasino | Wirtschaftssoziologie | Soziale Kosten | USA | Gl�ucksspiel | Regulierung | USAGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Governing fortune.DDC classification: 338.4/77950973 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Figures -- Tables -- A brief history of gambling in America -- Casino expansion in the United States -- Tax revenues from casinos -- Casinos as economic development tools -- Social costs -- Regulating gambling -- an introduction -- Casino regulation in Nevada -- Casino regulation in other states -- Regulating gambling : the federal government's role -- The internet : gambling's new frontier -- Tribal gaming -- Governing fortune in a changing world -- Notes -- Index.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 269-318) and index.

Figures -- Tables -- 1. A brief history of gambling in America -- 2. Casino expansion in the United States -- 3. Tax revenues from casinos -- 4. Casinos as economic development tools -- 5. Social costs -- 6. Regulating gambling -- an introduction -- 7. Casino regulation in Nevada -- 8. Casino regulation in other states -- 9. Regulating gambling : the federal government's role -- 10. The internet : gambling's new frontier -- 11. Tribal gaming -- 12. Governing fortune in a changing world -- Notes -- Index.

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