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Compulsive Gambling

Howard J. Shaffer

Compulsive Gambling

Theory, Research, and Practice

by Howard J. Shaffer

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Published by Lexington Books .
Written in English


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Number of Pages350
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Open LibraryOL7629818M
ISBN 100669207152
ISBN 109780669207156

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