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Research and Measurement Issues in Gambling Studies, Volume 1

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Published by Academic Press .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsGarry Smith (Editor), David Hodgins (Editor), Robert Williams (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages664
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7327436M
ISBN 100123708567
ISBN 109780123708564

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