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Author Costello, Tim, 1955-

Title Wanna bet? : winners and losers in gambling's luck myth / Tim Costello and Royce Millar
Published St Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2000


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Description xii, 283 pages ; 22 cm
Summary Tim Costello's new book investigates why it is that Australians love to bet and argues persuasively that we re-examine this so-called essential part of the Australian character. A fascinating reflection on the social, economic, political, psychological, moral and symbolic aspects of gambling, this book will stimulate debate
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 262-270) and index
Subject Gambling -- Social aspects -- Australia.
Gambling -- Government policy -- Australia.
Gambling -- Economic aspects -- Australia.
Gambling -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Australia.
Compulsive gambling -- Social aspects.
Author Millar, Royce.
ISBN 1865083712 :
1865083712 paperback
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