The Age of Chance: Gambling in Western Culture
This fascinating and extensive study, enlivened by interviews with British and American gamblers, will be enthralling reading not just for those interested in the cultural and social implications of gambling - researchers in sociology, cultural studies and the history of ideas - but for anyone interested in how we create meaning in an increasingly insecure world.
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Cutting the Wire: Gambling Prohibition and the Internet
David G. Schwartz
Limited preview - 2005