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Gambling

Known as: bets, Gambling [Disease/Finding], gamble 
An activity distinguished primarily by an element of risk in trying to obtain a desired goal, e.g., playing a game of chance for money.
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Background Little is known about the prevalence or correlates of DSM-IV pathological gambling (PG). Method Data from the US… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
This article describes a 2-systems model that explains social behavior as a joint function of reflective and impulsive processes… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
At the moment, there is no single conceptual theoretical model of gambling that adequately accounts for the multiple biological… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We discuss the cognitive and the psy- chophysical determinants of choice in risky and risk- less contexts. The psychophysics of… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
The somatic marker hypothesis provides a systems-level neuroanatomical and cognitive framework for decision making and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVES This study developed prevalence estimates of gambling-related disorders in the United States and Canada, identified… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The South Oaks Gambling Screen is a 20-item questionnaire based on DSM-III criteria for pathological gambling. It may be self… Expand
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Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Abstract : Subjects in 3 experiments chose their preferred bet from pairs of bets, and later bid for each bet separately. In each… Expand
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Highly Cited
1960
Highly Cited
1960
  • H. Becker
  • American Journal of Sociology
  • 1960
  • Corpus ID: 46159417
The concept of commitment is widely used but has received little formal analysis. It contains an implicit explanation of one… Expand
Highly Cited
1949
Highly Cited
1949
Since the publication of the first edition of this classic textbook over thirty years ago, tens of thousands of students have… Expand