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  • The International Encyclopedia of Gambling [2 volumes]by William Thompson

    ABC-CLIO 2009; US$ 191.00

    The International Encyclopedia of Gambling seeks to explain the gambling phenomenon through an in-depth exploration of gambling operations around the world. More than 300 entries reflect the global stretch of the industry as they examine games, venues, players and other leading figures, legal issues, the history of gaming, and the literature on... more...

  • Gambling in America: An Encyclopedia of History, Issues, and Society, 2nd Editionby William Thompson

    ABC-CLIO 2015; US$ 89.00

    This is the most complete encyclopedia of gambling, covering the industry in great detail including the players, the games, the venues, and the surrounding social issues. Updates in this second edition reveal the impact of technological advances on the games, the growing legislation regulating the industry, and the expanding global footprint of gambling... more...

  • The Emergence of the Global Political Economyby William Thompson; Jeremy Black

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 48.95

    The Emergence of the Global Political Economy challenges the assumption that the international political economy is a recent phenomenon. Instead this volume asserts that the current global political economy began to take shape around 1500 and that some of today's key processes were already perceivable several hundred years ago. The book explains... more...

  • Gambling in Americaby William N. Thompson

    ABC-CLIO 2002; US$ 85.00

    Whether or not you believe that gambling is good for the economy, you cannot escape the fact that it is the fastest-growing entertainment enterprise in America. In this work, a renowned gambling scholar examines the history of gambling as well as its legal, economic and social environment. more...

  • Native American Issuesby William N. Thompson

    ABC-CLIO 2005; US$ 55.00

    This handbook provides an assessment of the struggles, successes, and status of Native Americans in what is now the United States from the time of the first European settlers to the present. more...

  • Systemic Transitionsby William R. Thompson

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 120.00

    When do systemic transitions, periods in which the pre-eminence of one state gives way to another, occur? What makes them probable? Do they, or must they, always take the same form? more...

  • Angular Momentumby William J. Thompson

    Wiley 2008; US$ 145.00

    Develops angular momentum theory in a pedagogically consistent way, starting from the geometrical concept of rotational invariance. Uses modern notation and terminology in an algebraic approach to derivations. Each chapter includes examples of applications of angular momentum theory to subjects of current interest and to demonstrate the connections... more...

  • Asian Rivalriesby Sumit Ganguly; William Thompson

    Stanford University Press 2011; US$ 24.95

    The most typical treatment of international relations is to conceive it as a battle between two antagonistic states volleying back and forth. In reality, interstate relations are often at least two-level games in which decision-makers operate not only in an international environment but also in a competitive domestic context. Given that interstate... more...

  • Handbook of International Rivalriesby William Thompson; David Dreyer

    CQ Press 2011; US$ 178.25

    Several dramatic changes in international relations at the end of the 20th century seemed to suggest that rivalries (and the conflicts that often result) between states were receding. The Soviet-American Cold War ended, but the Indo-Pakistani feud refuses to go away. Argentina and Britain seem most unlikely to fight again over the Falklands, but North... more...

  • Hogs, Blogs, Leathers and Lattesby William E. Thompson

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 40.00

    This book combines more than 45 years of the author's riding experiences with data collected over five years of systematic observation and extensive ethnographic interviews with over 200 male and female riders. Much has been written about hardcore bikers, but there has been little scholarly research on the much larger segment of the population... more...