The psychology of music in gambling environments: An observational research note

@article{Griffiths2005ThePO,
  title={The psychology of music in gambling environments: An observational research note},
  author={M. Griffiths and J. Parke},
  journal={Journal of Gambling Issues},
  year={2005}
}
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 music in gambling environments (e.g., casinos, amusement arcades) despite gambling's increased popularity as a leisure pursuit. An exploratory observational study in gambling arcades was carried out to investigate (i) how music is used as background music in amusement arcades, and (ii) how slot machines… Expand
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