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Gambling, Crime and Society.

By: Banks, James.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: London : Palgrave Macmillan Limited, 2017Copyright date: ©2017Description: 1 online resource (247 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781137579942.Subject(s): ConsciousnessGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Gambling, Crime and SocietyDDC classification: 364.172 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
"Gambling, Crime and Society" -- "Acknowledgements" -- "Contents" -- "List of Abbreviations" -- "1 Towards Global Gambling" -- "Europe" -- "Australasia" -- "North America" -- "Asia" -- "Academic Rationale for the Book" -- "The Structure of the Book" -- "References" -- "2 Bringing Crime to the City? Casinos, Betting Shops and Criminality" -- "Introduction" -- "Theorising Crime, Gambling and Casinos" -- "Studies on Casinos and Crime" -- "Licensed Betting Offices, Crime, Anti-Social Behaviour and Public Fear" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "3 Gambling, Problem Gambling, Crime and the Criminal Justice System" -- "Introduction" -- "Defining Gambling-Related Crime" -- "Population Studies of Problem Gamblers and Crime" -- "General Population Surveys" -- "Clinical Population Surveys" -- "Criminal Justice Data" -- "Arrest, Court and Prison Data" -- "Correctional Population Surveys" -- "Understanding the Problem Gambling-Crime Relationship" -- "Types of Crime Related to Gambling" -- "The Profile of Individuals Who Commit Gambling-Related Crime" -- "Problem Gambling and the Criminal Justice System" -- "Problem Gambling as a Mitigating Factor in Sentencing" -- "Gambling in Prison" -- "Problem Gambling Treatment Within Criminal Justice Settings" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "4 Organised Crime, Gambling and Illegal Gambling" -- "Introduction" -- "Organised Crime" -- "Organised Crime and Illegal Gambling" -- "Organised Crime and Legal Gambling" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "5 Gambling, Sport and Corruption" -- "Introduction" -- "Gambling and Sport" -- "The Fix We’re In" -- "Increased Opportunities for Match-Fixing" -- "The Organisational Dynamics of Match-Fixing" -- "Theorising When and Where Match Fixing Is Most Likely to Take Place" -- "Preventing Match-Fixing" -- "Legal Provisions" -- "Sporting Codes of Conduct".
"Integrity Units, Educational Programmes and Integrity and Compliance Hotlines" -- "Early Warning Systems" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "6 Internet Gambling, Crime and the Regulation of Virtual Environments" -- "Introduction" -- "Internet Gambling Policy: Challenges and Opportunities" -- "Illegal Internet Gambling" -- "Who Are the Virtual Villains? Cyber-nomads, Dot.cons and Assemblages" -- "Staying Online: Cyber-extortion and Denial of Service Attacks" -- "Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing" -- "Theft and Fraud" -- "Gambling, Crime and Order Maintenance" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "7 Gambling and Crime: Myths and Realities" -- "Myths and Realities" -- "Advancing Understanding of Gambling and Crime in Society" -- "References".
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"Gambling, Crime and Society" -- "Acknowledgements" -- "Contents" -- "List of Abbreviations" -- "1 Towards Global Gambling" -- "Europe" -- "Australasia" -- "North America" -- "Asia" -- "Academic Rationale for the Book" -- "The Structure of the Book" -- "References" -- "2 Bringing Crime to the City? Casinos, Betting Shops and Criminality" -- "Introduction" -- "Theorising Crime, Gambling and Casinos" -- "Studies on Casinos and Crime" -- "Licensed Betting Offices, Crime, Anti-Social Behaviour and Public Fear" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "3 Gambling, Problem Gambling, Crime and the Criminal Justice System" -- "Introduction" -- "Defining Gambling-Related Crime" -- "Population Studies of Problem Gamblers and Crime" -- "General Population Surveys" -- "Clinical Population Surveys" -- "Criminal Justice Data" -- "Arrest, Court and Prison Data" -- "Correctional Population Surveys" -- "Understanding the Problem Gambling-Crime Relationship" -- "Types of Crime Related to Gambling" -- "The Profile of Individuals Who Commit Gambling-Related Crime" -- "Problem Gambling and the Criminal Justice System" -- "Problem Gambling as a Mitigating Factor in Sentencing" -- "Gambling in Prison" -- "Problem Gambling Treatment Within Criminal Justice Settings" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "4 Organised Crime, Gambling and Illegal Gambling" -- "Introduction" -- "Organised Crime" -- "Organised Crime and Illegal Gambling" -- "Organised Crime and Legal Gambling" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "5 Gambling, Sport and Corruption" -- "Introduction" -- "Gambling and Sport" -- "The Fix We’re In" -- "Increased Opportunities for Match-Fixing" -- "The Organisational Dynamics of Match-Fixing" -- "Theorising When and Where Match Fixing Is Most Likely to Take Place" -- "Preventing Match-Fixing" -- "Legal Provisions" -- "Sporting Codes of Conduct".

"Integrity Units, Educational Programmes and Integrity and Compliance Hotlines" -- "Early Warning Systems" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "6 Internet Gambling, Crime and the Regulation of Virtual Environments" -- "Introduction" -- "Internet Gambling Policy: Challenges and Opportunities" -- "Illegal Internet Gambling" -- "Who Are the Virtual Villains? Cyber-nomads, Dot.cons and Assemblages" -- "Staying Online: Cyber-extortion and Denial of Service Attacks" -- "Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing" -- "Theft and Fraud" -- "Gambling, Crime and Order Maintenance" -- "Conclusion" -- "References" -- "7 Gambling and Crime: Myths and Realities" -- "Myths and Realities" -- "Advancing Understanding of Gambling and Crime in Society" -- "References".

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