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The Resource Addiction by design : machine gambling in Las Vegas, Natasha Dow Schüll

Addiction by design : machine gambling in Las Vegas, Natasha Dow Schüll

Label
Addiction by design : machine gambling in Las Vegas
Title
Addiction by design
Title remainder
machine gambling in Las Vegas
Statement of responsibility
Natasha Dow Schüll
Title variation
Machine gambling in Las Vegas
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schüll, Natasha Dow
Dewey number
362.2/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HV6721.L3
  • HV6721.L3
LC item number
  • S38 2012
  • S38 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gambling
  • Compulsive gambling
  • Gambling
  • Casinos
Label
Addiction by design : machine gambling in Las Vegas, Natasha Dow Schüll
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-423) and index
Contents
Introduction: mapping the machine zone -- Interior design for interior states: architecture, ambience, and affect -- Engineering experience: the productive economy of player-centric design -- Programming chances: the calculation of enchantment -- Matching the market: innovation, intensification, habituation -- Live data: tracking players, guiding play -- Perfect contingency: from control to compulsion -- Gambled away: liquidating life -- Overdrive: chasing loss, playing to extinction -- Balancing acts: the double bind of therapeutics -- Fix upon fix: recipes for regulating risk -- Conclusion: raising the stakes
Control code
sky239415879
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 442 p.
Isbn
9780691127552
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012004339
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Addiction by design : machine gambling in Las Vegas, Natasha Dow Schüll
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 385-423) and index
Contents
Introduction: mapping the machine zone -- Interior design for interior states: architecture, ambience, and affect -- Engineering experience: the productive economy of player-centric design -- Programming chances: the calculation of enchantment -- Matching the market: innovation, intensification, habituation -- Live data: tracking players, guiding play -- Perfect contingency: from control to compulsion -- Gambled away: liquidating life -- Overdrive: chasing loss, playing to extinction -- Balancing acts: the double bind of therapeutics -- Fix upon fix: recipes for regulating risk -- Conclusion: raising the stakes
Control code
sky239415879
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xi, 442 p.
Isbn
9780691127552
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2012004339
Other physical details
ill.

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