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Get rich or die trying: when gambling becomes a problem

journal contribution
posted on 06.12.2017, 00:00 by Matthew Rockloff
A relatively new theory, from the early 2000s, the Four Es, identifies four psychological factors that put people at increased risk of becoming a problem gambler: esteem, excitement, excess and escape. This theory sheds some light on the psychological make-up of the problem gambler; so let’s look at these points one by one.

History

Start Page

1

End Page

3

Number of Pages

3

ISSN

2201-5639

Location

Canberra, ACT

Publisher

Conversation Media Group

Language

en-aus

Peer Reviewed

No

Open Access

No

External Author Affiliations

Institute for Health and Social Science Research (IHSSR);

Era Eligible

No

Journal

Conversation.

Exports

CQUniversity

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