Gambling

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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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Aboriginal Peoples Mental Health & Substance Misuse: Selected Bibliography

Documents & Presentations
Author/Creator
Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH)
Description
Resources are listed under the following headings: General readings, Statistical Overviews - Canada, Alcohol Issues, Policy & Health System Initiatives, Prevention & Education, Treatment & Recovery, Gambling, Solvent Abuse, Tobacco Use, Youth, Key Websites, Journals
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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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Bingo Orphans

Articles » General
Author/Creator
Rose Ellis
Darlene Angus
Aboriginal and Islander Health Worker Journal, vol. 24, no. 3, May/June 2000, pp. 18-19
Description
Presents interview with Darlene Angus who conducted research into Indigenous gambling in Alberta.
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The Bingocentric Worlds of Michel Tremblay and Tomson Highway: Les Belles-Soeurs vs. The Rez Sisters

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Renate Usmiani
Canadian Literature, no. 144, Native, Individual, State, Spring, 1995, pp. 126 - 140
Description
Looks at the parallels between two plays in terms of the subject matter and the dramatic techniques used. For example, bingo, is used as a symbol and illustration of women's consumerism and of the spiritual emptiness in their lives. Entire journal on one pdf. Scroll down to page 126 article.
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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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Civilized, Roughly: Gender, Race, and the politics of Leisure in Colonial British Columbia, 1860-1871

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Alice Gorton
BC Studies , no. 200, 50th Anniversary, Winter, 2019, pp. 273-299
Description
Article examines the construct of white masculinity in the interior of British Columbia during the Cariboo Gold Rush; discusses how the intersection with the settler-colonial agenda created a socially enforced code of behavior that demanded that men both subscribe to Victorian values, but also present with a roughness or heartiness about their person. Also illustrates how this construct of white masculinity justified violence towards women and racialized persons.
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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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First Nations Gambling Policy in Canada

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Robin Kelley
Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development, vol. 2, no. 2, Special Issue on Gaming, Winter, 2002, pp. 41-55
Description
Discusses policies affecting on-reserve gambling opportunities, and issues emerging with industry expansion.
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First Nations Gaming as a Self-Government Imperative: Ensuring the Health of First Nations Problem Gamblers

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Yale D. Belanger
International Journal of Canadian Studies, no. 41, Representations of First Nations and Métis / Les représentations des Premiéres Nations et des Métis, 2010, pp. 13-36
Description
Looks at the role First Nations play in establishing casinos and strategies to help with health related issues for gambling problems of reserve residents.
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First Nations Gaming in Canada

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Bettina Schneider
The Canadian Journal of Native Studies, vol. 32, no. 1, 2012, pp. 221-222
Description
Book review of: First Nations Gaming in Canada edited by Yale D. Belanger.
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First Nations Gaming in Canada

Book Reviews
Author/Creator
Fiona Nicoll
Aboriginal Policy Studies, vol. 1, no. 2, 2011, pp. 182-187
Description
Book review of: First Nations Gaming in Canada by Yale D. Belanger.
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From Gaming to Justice? A Note on the Effect of American Indian Casinos on Tribal Judicial Systems

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Randall Akee
NAIS: Journal of the Native American and Indigenous Studies Association, vol. 6, no. 1, 2019, pp. 32-42
Description
Uses data from the 2002 Census of Tribal Justice Agencies in American Indian and Alaska Native Jurisdiction to discuss the complicated issues of using on-reserve gaming revenues to fund tribal judicial systems; notes that while funding might be increased by gaming, so might be the need for tribal judicial resources.
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Gambling

Alternate Title
Journey to Healing: Aboriginal People With Addiction and Mental Health Issues
E-Books » Chapters
Author/Creator
Yale D. Belanger
Description
Looks at the historical context of Indigenous gambling, how these traditions have been maintained and how they continue to influence contemporary gambling practices. Chapter 20 from Journey to Healing: Aboriginal People With Addiction and Mental Health Issues edited by Peter Menzies and Lynn F. Lavallée.
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The Gambling Behavior of American Indian and Non-Indian Participants: Effects of the Actions and Ethnicity of a Confederate

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Casey L. McDougall
J. Douglas McDonald
Jeffrey N. Weatherly
American Indian and Alaska Native Mental Health Research, vol. 14, no. 3, 2008, pp. 59-74
Description
Presents an experiment as to whether the gambling of American Indian and non-American Indian participants would be sensitive to the actions or ethnicity of another gambler.
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Gambling in Greenlandic Adolescents

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Stine Emilie Junker Udesen
Trine Lenskjold
Birgit Niclasen
International Journal of Circumpolar Health, vol. 78, no. 1, 2019
Description
Study of 31 adolescents aged 12-16; used semi-structured interviews to investigate how Greenlandic adolescents perceive gambling, and to pilot test the Lie/Bet screening-instrument.
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Gambling on Casinos

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Alison Dubois
John Loxley
Wanda A. Wuttunee
Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development, vol. 2, no. 2, Special Issue on Gaming, Winter, 2002, pp. 56-67
Description
Discusses economic development benefits and viability of First Nation gaming facilities.
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Gaming and IGRA: A Tool for Self-determination or Elimination

Articles » Scholarly, peer reviewed
Author/Creator
Paula Sherman
Journal of Aboriginal Economic Development, vol. 2, no. 2, Special Issue on Gaming, Winter, 2002, pp. 77-86
Description
Uses examples from the United States to illustrate how economic gains associated gaming may actually lead to erosion of sovereignty.
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