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The dramatic proliferation of casino gaming has been a controversial issue in recent years. While heated debate about gambling is ongoing, casinos continue to spread throughout the country and the number of Americans who gamble in them increases every year. Casino Gaming in the United States brings together a wide variety of information on the casino industry and how it affects America's economy and society. Chapters on the industry's recent history, and suggestions on how to find...
Item #: 9780979687310 -
Two respected, scholarly gaming researchers investigate the question of whether or not state of the art gambling is the answer to societies, and what the impact of permission is. 310 pgs, hardcover, 2009
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This manual is the perfect survival kit, instructional source for those who want to organize and promote a fund-raiser for a charitable organization or for special events or theme parties in a non-gaming area of the country. It contains 44 sections including how to obtain equipment; finding dealers; supervisor duties; marketing; casino pit and table arrangement; table assembly and set up; dealer duties. 56 pages, paperbound, 1991.
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This book explores the effects that the dramatic growth of the Mississippi casino resorts industry have had on the politics, culture and people of Mississippi. Gives insight into the ongoing debate as to how well the casino industry and Mississippi fit together. Political scientists, economic developers, sociologists, and policy analysts provide essays on such topics as the casino workplace, casinos and crime, the historical and cultural influences of casinos, and the economic ramifications....
Item #: 616043916804 -
On this 5 CD set, Danny Meyer chronicles his business life that started when he was 27 and he founded Union Square Cafe. Meyer went from starting that business to now being the CEO of his own spectacular restaurants that include 11 establishments, each at the top of the game. Meyer shares recipes, and what he calls 'Enlightened Hospitality' his own idea of doing business. More importantly for those interested in hospitality and serving people, he teaches how to set your priorities to run a...
Item #: 9780964921788 -
From the days of Benjamin "Bugsy" Siegel, when high-tech meant bright pink neon signs, through today's latest digital technology, this book reviews how technology played a crucial role in the shaping of the gaming industry and the modern casino. From security to marketing, technology has greatly impacted the evolution of the gaming industry and how casinos conduct business. Gone are the days of free casino chips for patrons handed out by well-dressed pit bosses - they have been...