Addiction By Design

Author: Natasha Dow Schüll
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691127557
Size: 48.52 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
View: 4650
Download Read Online
machines stems from the consumer, the product, or the interplay between the two. --

Addiction By Design

Author: Natasha Dow Schüll
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400834651
Size: 58.71 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 6958
Download Read Online
Addiction by Design takes readers into the intriguing world of machine gambling, an increasingly popular and absorbing form of play that blurs the line between human and machine, compulsion and control, risk and reward.

Addiction By Design

Author: Natasha Dow Schll
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780691160887
Size: 32.92 MB
Format: PDF
View: 5509
Download Read Online
Originally published in hardcover in 2012. "A stunning portrayal of technology and the inner life. Searing, sobering, compelling: this is important, first-rate, accessible scholarship that should galvanize public conversation.

Suburban Xanadu

Author: David G. Schwartz
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415935562
Size: 38.89 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 7774
Download Read Online
In a detailed look at the growth of the earliest casino resorts to the "pleasure palaces" and riverboat casinos of today, "Suburban Xanadu" locates the rise of the casino resort in suburbanization and the significance of this development ...

The Strip

Author: Stefan Al
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 026203574X
Size: 44.62 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
View: 3832
Download Read Online
" In The Strip, Stefan Al examines the many transformations of the Las Vegas Strip, arguing that they mirror transformations in America itself.

Gripped By Gambling

Author: Marilyn Lancelot
Publisher: Wheatmark, Inc.
ISBN: 158736770X
Size: 80.67 MB
Format: PDF
View: 4575
Download Read Online
This is her journey back from the hell she had created.

High Stakes

Author: Sam Skolnik
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807006300
Size: 65.79 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 7280
Download Read Online
From the Hardcover edition.

The Social Structures Of The Economy

Author: Pierre Bourdieu
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 0745625398
Size: 69.59 MB
Format: PDF
View: 2117
Download Read Online
The late Pierre Bourdieu's study challenges the assumptions of orthodox economic theory by showing how the market is effectively constructed by the state.

Rogue Archives

Author: Abigail De Kosnik
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262034662
Size: 75.28 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
View: 4011
Download Read Online
Female and queer archival cultures : the politics of preserving fan works -- Repertoire fills the archive : race, sexuality, and social justice in fandom -- Print fans vs. net fans : women's cultural memory at the threshold of new media -- ...

Recoding Gender

Author: Janet Abbate
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262304538
Size: 77.27 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
View: 2561
Download Read Online
In Recoding Gender, Janet Abbate explores the untold history of women in computer science and programming from the Second World War to the late twentieth century.