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- Gambling and Harm in 24/7 Capitalism: Reflections from the Post-Disciplinary Present
- You Bet Your Life: The Burdens of Gambling
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- Double Down: Reflections on Gambling and Loss
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Gambling and Harm in 24/7 Capitalism: Reflections from the Post-Disciplinary Present
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You Bet Your Life: The Burdens of Gambling
In fact, Armstrong et al. In some cases, gamblers may use analytical thinking to generate false narratives that justify gambling decisions, rather than seeking evidence to invalidate them Armstrong et al. Designing an effective intervention that neutralises the formation and reinforcement of biased gambling cognitions, and that can be implemented beyond a clinical setting, is likely to be challenging. Given the tendency for gamblers to use critical or elaborative thinking in a way that rationalises or justifies poor gambling choices Armstrong et al. The task must elicit strong cues to the underlying rules associated with the problem, and increase vigilance in monitoring or deciphering the correct response Kahneman, For example, simply altering the framing of a task e. This may be in part due to the nature of the training and sample characteristics.
Jessica M. Drinking and gambling frequently co-occur, and concurrent gambling and drinking may lead to greater negative consequences than either behavior alone. Building on prior research on the effects of alcohol, initial gambling outcomes, impulsivity, and gambling cognitions on gambling behaviors using a chance-based non-strategic slot-machine task, the current study explored the impact of these factors on a skill-based strategic video poker task. We anticipated larger average bets and greater gambling persistence under alcohol relative to placebo, and expected alcohol effects to be moderated by initial gambling outcomes, impulsivity, and gambling cognitions. Despite evidence for validity of the video poker task and alcohol administration paradigm, primary hypotheses were not supported. These findings contradict prior research and suggest that alcohol effects on gambling behavior may differ by gambling type non-strategic vs. Many young adults engage in risk behaviors, including alcohol use and gambling.
DOUBLE DOWN: Reflections on Gambling and Loss
This study explores how the characteristics of local neighbourhoods and gambling activity interrelate. Its particular focus is on electronic gambling machines EGMs, or 'pokies' and the venues that host them. The report presents a novel mixed-methods study of a social phenomenon that has not yet been well explored: the relationships between place, social circumstances, gambling and harm. It compares two socially distinct areas of a major city Melbourne, Victoria to identify a range of issues that warrant further exploration for policy purposes. It considers:.
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Fredrick Barthelme born October 10, is an American novelist and short story writer, well known as one of the seminal writers of minimalist fiction.
Double Down: Reflections on Gambling and Loss
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