Document Type

Podcast

Publication Date

4-22-2009

Publisher

UNLV Center for Gaming Research

Abstract

This talk features Dr. Tosney, who recently received his Ph.D. in history from the University of York and who served as the Center's April visiting fellow. He speaks about the development of licensing, regulation, and moral attitudes concerning gambling in both early modern England and 20th century Las Vegas.

Keywords

England; Gambling – Law and legislation; Gambling – Moral and ethical aspects; History; Nevada – Las Vegas

Disciplines

Gaming and Casino Operations Management | Gaming Law | Social History

Language

English

Comments

MP3 Audio file size: 45.8 megabytes

Attached file: Flyer

Streaming Media

Commercialization, Crime, and Casinos: Legacies of 18th Century Gambling


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