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The Resource A world of chance : betting on religion, games, Wall Street, Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner, Aaron Brown

A world of chance : betting on religion, games, Wall Street, Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner, Aaron Brown

Label
A world of chance : betting on religion, games, Wall Street
Title
A world of chance
Title remainder
betting on religion, games, Wall Street
Statement of responsibility
Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner, Aaron Brown
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Brenner, Reuven
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brenner, Gabrielle A
  • Brown, Aaron
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  • Risk
  • Competition
  • Decision making
  • Wealth
  • Social history
  • Gambling
  • Chance
Label
A world of chance : betting on religion, games, Wall Street, Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner, Aaron Brown
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-324) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
From religion to risk management: what to do when facing uncertainty? / Reaven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner -- Anything wrong with gambling as a pastime? / Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner -- Are you rich? Risk-taking and gambling, or the leapfrogging instinct / Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner -- Betting on futures and creating prices / Reuven Brenner -- Gambling as banking: poker, junk bonds, and central banks / Reuven Brenner, Aaron Brown -- Lottery is a taxation, and heav'n be prais'd, it is easily rais'd / Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner -- Politics and prohibitions; or, what's a good tax anyway? / Reuven Brenner -- How gamblers and risk-takers correct the future / Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner -- Gambling and risk-taking: the leapfrogging instinct / Reuven Brenner -- Human nature and the civilizing process / Reuven Brenner -- A statistical profile of gamblers / Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner, Claude Montmarquette
Control code
FIEb13963302
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 339 pages
Isbn
9780521884662
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)185095549
Label
A world of chance : betting on religion, games, Wall Street, Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner, Aaron Brown
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-324) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
From religion to risk management: what to do when facing uncertainty? / Reaven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner -- Anything wrong with gambling as a pastime? / Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner -- Are you rich? Risk-taking and gambling, or the leapfrogging instinct / Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner -- Betting on futures and creating prices / Reuven Brenner -- Gambling as banking: poker, junk bonds, and central banks / Reuven Brenner, Aaron Brown -- Lottery is a taxation, and heav'n be prais'd, it is easily rais'd / Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner -- Politics and prohibitions; or, what's a good tax anyway? / Reuven Brenner -- How gamblers and risk-takers correct the future / Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner -- Gambling and risk-taking: the leapfrogging instinct / Reuven Brenner -- Human nature and the civilizing process / Reuven Brenner -- A statistical profile of gamblers / Reuven Brenner, Gabrielle A. Brenner, Claude Montmarquette
Control code
FIEb13963302
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 339 pages
Isbn
9780521884662
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)185095549

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