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Gambling and problem gambling among adolescents in Washington State

Rachel A. Volberg

Gambling and problem gambling among adolescents in Washington State

report to the Washington State Lottery

by Rachel A. Volberg

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Published by Gemini Research in Albany, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (State)
    • Subjects:
    • Gambling -- Washington (State),
    • Compulsive gambling -- Washington (State),
    • Teenagers -- Washington (State) -- Economic conditions.,
    • Teenagers -- Washington (State) -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 39-41).

      StatementRachel A. Volberg.
      ContributionsWashington State Lottery.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV6721.W28 V65 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 41, [18] p. ;
      Number of Pages41
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL938697M
      LC Control Number95622694
      OCLC/WorldCa31140038

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