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Gambling on campus

Gambling on campus

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Published by Jossey-Bass in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gambling,
  • Sports betting -- United States,
  • Internet gambling -- United States,
  • College students -- United States -- Conduct of life

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGeorge S. McClellan, Thomas W. Hardy, Jim Caswell, editors.
    SeriesNew directions for student services -- no. 113.
    ContributionsMcClellan, George S., Hardy, Thomas W., Caswell, Jim.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination104 p. ;
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17632098M
    OCLC/WorldCa65286474

      The campaign is “a lot more nuanced then just banning gambling on campus,” says Reilly, especially since the large majority of students can gamble without consequence. Get this from a library! Campus community readiness and the prevention of gambling problems. [Stephanie J Asteriadis Pyle; University of Nevada, Reno. College of Education,] -- Gambling disorder is a behavioral addiction that disproportionally affects college students as a population group and can disrupt college careers. While gambling disorder has not traditionally been.

    Gambling Addiction. gambling. gambling or gaming, betting of money or valuables on, and often participation in, games of chance (some involving degrees of skill). In England and in the United States, gambling was not a common-law crime if conducted privately. College students and gambling Youth rates of being at-risk for problem gambling are 2 to 3 times higher than adult rates. Nearly all U.S. colleges and universities have policies on student alcohol use; however, only 22 % have a formal policy on gambling. Researchers estimate that 75% of college students gambled during the past.

    Books shelved as sports-betting: The Smart Money: How the World's Best Sports Bettors Beat the Bookies Out of Millions by Michael Konik, Mathletics: How. Problem gambling is a behavior disorder that can cause serious psychological, financial, emotional and legal difficulties for the gambler, plus his or her family, friends, roommates and coworkers. If not addressed, problem gambling can lead to pathological or compulsive gambling, which is a diagnosable mental health disorder.


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