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Acquisition, Development, and Maintenance of Online Poker Playing in a Student Sample
It was demonstrated that problem gambling in this population was best predicted by negative mood states after playing, gender swapping whilst playing, and playing to escape from problems. Expand
The Psychology of the Fruit Machine: The Role of Structural Characteristics (Revisited)
Over the past three decades, a number of authors have examined the role of structural characteristics as they appear to be important in the acquisition, development and maintenance of gamblingExpand
Social Responsibility Tools in Online Gambling: A Survey of Attitudes and Behavior among Internet Gamblers
This study examined players' attitudes and behavior toward using the social responsibility tool PlayScan designed by the Swedish gaming company Svenska Spel, and found many features were seen as useful by online gamblers, including limit setting, viewing their gambling profile, and self-exclusion facilities. Expand
Online Poker Gambling in University Students: Further Findings from an Online Survey
Online poker is one of the fastest growing forms of online gambling yet there has been relatively little research to date. This study comprised 422 online poker players (362 males and 60 females) andExpand
The social impact of internet gambling
Technology has always played a role in the development of gambling practices and continues to provide new market opportunities. One of the fastest growing areas is that of Internet gambling. TheExpand
Internet gambling: an overview of psychosocial impacts
Jonathan Parke I Senior Lecturer, Psychology Nottingham Trent University, UK Email: jonathan.parke@ntu.ac.uk | Abstract Technological innovation has always played a role in the development ofExpand
Consumer attitudes towards Internet gambling: Perceptions of responsible gambling policies, consumer protection, and regulation of online gambling sites
It is suggested that responsible gambling features, such as the ability to set spending limits, should be implemented on Internet gambling sites to increase consumer trust and favorable attitudes towards online gambling operators, and reduce disputes associated with excessive gambling. Expand
Exploring social gambling: scoping, classification and evidence review
The aim of this report is to speculate on the level of concern we might have regarding consumer risk in relation to ‘social gambling.’ In doing so, this report is intended to help form the basis toExpand
The psychology of music in gambling environments: An observational research note
Effects of the listening context on responses to music largely have been neglected despite the prevalence of music in our everyday lives. Furthermore, there has been no research on the role of musicExpand