5 edition of The Age of Chance found in the catalog.
March 2002 by Routledge .
Written in English
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About the Series Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought. Gerda Reith, Ph.D. (Glasgow, UK) is assistant professor of sociology in the Department of Sociology and The Age of Chance book at the University of Glasgow, Scotland, and the author of The Age of Chance: Gambling in Western Culture, which won the Philip Abrams Memorial Prize of 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 The Age of Chance book create meaning in an increasingly insecure world.
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