Location

Caesars Palace, Las Vegas Roman Ballroom

Start Date

28-5-2013 8:30 AM

End Date

28-5-2013 10:00 AM

Abstract

Why Morality? Unspoken Arguments

Half the world has a view that gambling is WICKED/SINFUL/IMMORAL/AND OUGHT not to be DONE

The other half thinks gambling good, harmless fun which is THRILLING, RELAXING AND COOL

The third half of the world doesn’t care much at all

Disciplines

Gaming and Casino Operations Management | Mental and Social Health | Psychology | Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration | Sociology | Substance Abuse and Addiction

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May 28th, 8:30 AM May 28th, 10:00 AM

Opening Plenary: Morality and Gambling

Caesars Palace, Las Vegas Roman Ballroom

Why Morality? Unspoken Arguments

Half the world has a view that gambling is WICKED/SINFUL/IMMORAL/AND OUGHT not to be DONE

The other half thinks gambling good, harmless fun which is THRILLING, RELAXING AND COOL

The third half of the world doesn’t care much at all