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Aboriginal Gambling and Problem Gambling: A Review

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Helen Breen
Sally Gainsbury
International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, vol. 11, no. 1, 2013, pp. 75-96
Description
Looks at strategies to protect vulnerable groups from gambling related harm.
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All That Glitters...The Rise of American Indian Tribes in State Political Behavior

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Tracy A. Skopek
Rich Engstrom
Kenneth Hansen
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 29, no. 4, 2005, pp. 45-58
Description
Focuses on the mobilization of Native American Tribes in a concerted effort to attain economic goals, with an empahasis on tactics used in relation to gaming on-reserve.
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American Indian Issues: An Introductory and Curricular Guide for Educators

Alternate Title
Wild Rivers Teaching American History Project
Web Sites » Organizations
Author/Creator
[Gayle Olson-Raymer
Anne Hartline
Sophie Huntington
David Riesenfeld]
Description
Contains links to historical overview and nine lesson plans, including: Mascots, Symbols, and Names, Federal Indian Policy: Historical Roots and 19th Century Policies, Indian Boarding Schools, Red Power and American Indian Tribal Gaming.
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American Indians, American Dreams, and the Meaning of Success

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Stephen Cornell
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 11, no. 4, 1987, pp. 59-70
Description
Discusses the ramifications of the February 1987 United States Supreme Court decision upholding the right of tribes to regulate gaming on their land.
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American Indians and Non-Indians Playing a Slot-machine Simulation: Effects of Sensation Seeking and Payback Percentage

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Angelique Gillis
J. Douglas McDonald
Jeffrey N. Weatherly
American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, vol. 15, no. 1, 2008, pp. 18-32
Description
Results from a study that recruited 12 United States Aboriginals and 12 non-Aboriginal participants to play simulated slot machines in order to measure how sensation seeking and payback percentages affect gambling behaviours.
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Bear Claw Casino To Open February 26

Articles » General
Saskatchewan Indian, vol. 22, no. 2, February 1993, pp. 1-2
Description
White Bear First Nation opening casino; province contends it is provincial jurisdiction breach.
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Betting on Casino Revenues: Lessons from State Experiences

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Ranjana G. Madhusudhan
National Tax Journal, vol. 49, no. 3, September 1996, pp. 401-412
Description
Predicts that as casino gambling spreads, the returns will decline. Suggests more research is needed to weigh the social costs against the potential benefits.
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Book Reviews

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Anthony K. Webster
Raymond I. Orr
David Kozak
T. Chris Aplin
Natchee Blu Barnd
Joyotpaul Chaudhuri
Victoria Bomberry
Carol Zitzer-Comfort
Michelene Pesantubbee
Ervan G. Garrison
et al.
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 32, no. 4, 2008, pp. 145-200
Description
Book reviews of 20 books: Being and Place Among the Tlingit by Thomas F. Thornton. The Cultivation of Resentment: Treaty Rights and the New Right by Jeffery R. Dudas. Diabetes Among the Pima: Stories of Survival by Carolyn Smith-Morris. Essential Song: Three Decades of Northern Cree Music by Lynn Whidden. First Families: A Photographic History of California Indians by L. Frank and Kim Hogeland. Households and Hegemony: Early Creek Prestige Goods, Symbolic Capital and Social Power by Cameron B.
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Build Strong Economic Base Using Casino Funds

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Doug Cuthand
StarPhoenix, September 28, 2007, p. A15
Description
Overview of the financial benefits of Saskatchewan Aboriginal run casinos and the future of their economic opportunities and development.
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Building the Opaskwayak Cree Nation Economy: A Case Study in Resilience

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Yale D. Belanger
Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development, vol. 4, no. 2, Special Edition: The State of the Aboriginal Economy: 10 Years After RCAP, Fall, 2005, pp. 71-83
Description
Looks at the business and community economic initiatives of the Opaskwayak Cree Nation.
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CANDO 2009 Economic Developer of the Year Award Winners

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Anita Boyle
Mark Sark
Paulette Flamond
Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development, vol. 7, no. 1, Fall, 2010, pp. 3-10
Description
Interviews with winners for Aboriginal Private Sector Business Award, the Community Category, and Individual Economic Developer of the year. [One or more images have been omitted from this article due to copyright restrictions. These images are accessible in the print version of this journal.]
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Casino as Cash Cow: A Cautionary Tale?

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Margo Little
Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development, vol. 2, no. 2, Special Issue on Gaming, Winter, 2002, pp. 68-76
Description
Looks at the balancing act between the economic benefits and social costs associated with gaming enterprises.
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Casinos Paying Off in Jobs, Higher Self-Esteem

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Diane Adams
Eagle Feather News, vol. 14, no. 9, October 2011, p. 21
Description
Comments on the Bear Claw Casino and hotels' success including employing thousands of First Nations people. Article located by scrolling to page 21.
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A Comparative Analysis of Indian Gaming in the United States

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
William V. Ackerman
Rick L. Bunch
American Indian Quarterly, vol. 36, no. 1, Winter, 2012, pp. 50-74
Description
Looks at the effects of tribal-state Indian gaming on the gaming industry in the U.S. and contends that the industry is not regulated fairly and does not protect Native American sovereignty.
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Dakota Dunes Drew on the Wisdom of the Elders for Guidance

Articles » General
Author/Creator
John Lagimodiere
Eagle Feather News, vol. 10, no. 9, September 2007, p. 10
Description
Looks at the important role Elders had in ensuring cultural traditions were appropriately represented at the new facility. Article located by scrolling to page 10.
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Double-standard at Work in Time Articles

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Dan David
Windspeaker, vol. 20, no. 10, February 2003, p. 5
Description
Suggests that the Time Magazine's negative reports about Native American-run casinos in the United States, may affect how Canadians view First Nations-run casinos.
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Dunes Opens Early ... Let the Games Begin

Alternate Title
Early and Under Budget
[Dakota] Dunes Opens Early ... Let the Games Begin
Articles » General
Author/Creator
Darla Read
Eagle Feather News, vol. 10, no. 8, August 2007, pp. 1,10-11
Description
Looks at the grand opening of the facility, featuring a casino and a multipurpose room, ahead of schedule and under budget. Article located on page 1 and by scrolling to page 10 and 11.
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Early Days in the Hudson's Bay Coy

Archival » Archival Items
Author/Creator
Reginald Bird Beatty
Description
This chapter of Reginald Beatty's diary describes how Beatty and a small crew taking a small group of people from Cumberland House to Grand Rapids and the difficulties encountered, including stormy river travel and the scourge of mosquitoes. Item found within folder 'Reginald Bird Beatty Papers.'

Historical note:

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The Economic and Social Implications of Indian Gaming: The Case of Minnesota

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Don A. Cozzetto
American Indian Culture and Research Journal, vol. 19, no. 1, 1995, pp. 119-131
Description
Examines the 1988 U.S. Indian Gaming Regulatory Act as a vehicle for self-government; also argues that there is a need to look at pathological gambling behaviour in the state.
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