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The Age of Chance

Gambling in Western Culture

The Age of Chance by Gerda Reith
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This fascinating and extensive study, enlivened by interviews with British and American gamblers, will be enthralling reading not just for those interested in the cultural and social implications of gambling - researchers in sociology, cultural studies and the history of ideas - but for anyone interested in how we create meaning in an increasingly insecure world.
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Title: The Age of Chance
Author: Gerda Reith
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