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Title Resorting to casinos [electronic resource] : the Mississippi gambling industry / edited by Denise von Herrmann.

Imprint Jackson, Miss. : University Press of Mississippi, 2006.


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 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description vi, 182 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The casino resort solution to Mississippi's problems : an introduction / Denise von Herrmann -- Mississippi's oldest pastime / Deanne Stephens Nuwer and Greg O'Brien -- Mississippi : the politics of casino gambling / Michael Nelson and John Lyman Mason -- Racial politics of casino gaming in the Delta : the case of Tunica County / Sharon Wright Austin and Richard T. Middleton IV -- Were casinos a solution for state economic growth? / Denise von Herrmann -- The impact of casino gambling on municipal revenue, expenditures, and fiscal health / Edward J. Clynch, Douglas G. Feig, and James B. Kaatz -- The financial implications of casino gaming on state and local education policy in Mississippi / Rodney E. Stanley -- A day in the night of a casino worker : shift work culture of Mississippi dockside gaming employees / Dena C. Wittmann -- Casinos, crime, and the costs of criminal justice / Richards Davis -- The future of the casino resort industry in Mississippi / Brian Richard.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Casinos -- Mississippi.
Gambling -- Mississippi.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Von Herrmann, Denise, 1962-
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 1578067901 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781604736601 (e-book)

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