Document Type

Podcast

Publication Date

4-12-2012

Publisher

UNLV Center for Gaming Research

Abstract

Wetzel is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at Stonehill College. His project looks at how issues of race, class, and gender have shaped debates over gaming legalization since the 1930s. His talk examines how casino proprietors, civic organizations, and elected officials in Nevada have framed subsequent efforts to establish pari-mutuel wagering and a state lottery.

Keywords

Gambling – Law and legislation; Lotteries; Nevada; Race; Social classes; Wagers

Disciplines

Gaming and Casino Operations Management | Gaming Law

Language

English

Comments

MP3 Audio file size: 64.8 megabytes

Attached file: Flyer


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