Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1880/268
Title: Study of one woman's experience as a pathological gambler
Authors: McCaslin, Evelyn
Keywords: Compulsive gambling.;Compulsive gamblers--Case studies.;Women gamblers--Case studies.
Issue Date: 2002
Abstract: This project is a qualitative case study of one female who is a pathological gambler. It explores how gambling has affected her life by describing her life experiences and her perceptions of gambling. Three themes were identified: Gambling to Escape, Irrational Belief Systems, and Chasing the Lost Money. Themes are examined and discussed in relation to this woman's experience as well as to a broader context of other female gamblers. Directions for future research are presented.
Description: Practicum report from Masters program.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1880/268
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