The Voices of Vices: Sociological Perspectives on the Pathological Gambling Entry in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disordersarticle
author:Bo J. Bernhard
published in: 2007
summary: This article summarizes the results of a qualitative content analysis of historical literature on problem gamblers in America and England. Using the pathological gambling entry in the current Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders as a framework, it is revealed that all of the diagnostic criteria have a long and documented history...(Copyright of American Behavioral Scientist).
related url: http://abs.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/51/1/8
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type: online article
publisher: American Behavioral Scientist
original language: English
article pagination: start page: 8 - end page: 32
keywords: gamblers , gambling , human behavior , medical model , mental illness , social science , vices
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