Table of contents for Gambling as an addictive behaviour : impaired control, harm minimisation, treatment and prevention / Mark Dickerson, John O'Connor.


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Foreword Jim Orford; 1. The research context; 2. Research into impaired control of gambling behaviour: definition and measurement: traditional psychometric and mathematical psychology approaches; 3. Impaired control and its relationship to other variables implicated in the development of pathological gambling; 4. Models of impaired self-control of gambling; 5. Implications for treatment approaches to problem gambling arising from the model of impaired control; 6. Implications for harm minimisation in the management of problem gambling: making sense of 'responsible gambling'; 7. A case study of 'responsible gambling' strategies within a single jurisdiction: Victoria, Australia; 8. Conclusions; Index.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Compulsive gambling.
Gambling.
Behavior, Addictive.