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Title In the pursuit of winning : problem gambling theory, research and treatment / edited by Masood Zangeneh, Alex Blaszczynski and Nigel E. Turner
Published New York ; London : Springer, 2008


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 MELB  616.85841 Zan/Itp  AVAILABLE
Description x, 357 pages : illustrations
Series ERA Collection
Contents Contents note continued: 16.A Treatment Approach for Adolescents with Gambling Problems / Jeffrey Derevensky -- 17.The Evolution of Problem Gambling Helplines / Gary Clifford
Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction / Nigel E. Turner -- Part I -- 2.Explaining Why People Gamble / Fadi Anjoul -- 3.Games, Gambling, and Gambling Problems / Nigel E. Turner -- 4.Exploring the Mind of the Gambler / Nigel E. Turner -- 5.Individual Factors in the Development and Maintenance of Problem Gambling / Stephanie Koenig -- 6.Gambling / Masood Zangeneh -- 7.A Critical Perspective on Gambling / Amnon Jacob Suissa -- 8.The Marketing of Gambling / Jonathan Parke -- 9.Religiosity and Gambling Rituals / Lea Diakoloukas -- 10.Buying a Risk / G. E. Minchin -- Part II -- 11.Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Problem Gamblers / Rene Pols -- 12.Psychopharmacological Management of Pathological Gambling / Marc N. Potenza -- 13.A Transpersonal Developmental Approach to Gambling Treatment / Jason Solowoniuk -- 14.How Science Can "Think" About Gamblers Anonymous / Wayne Skinner -- 15.Problem Gambling and Anger: Integrated Assessment and Treatment / Tony Toneatto --
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Compulsive gambling -- Treatment.
Compulsive gambling.
Author Blaszczynski, Alex.
Turner, Nigel E., 1963-
Zangeneh, Masood.
LC no. 2007939286
ISBN 038772172X (hbk.)
9780387721729 (hbk.)