About this book
This book critically discusses the psychology of Chinese gambling from a cultural perspective. In particular, it investigates the history of gambling, the prevalence of gambling in China, and the personality of Chinese gamblers and explores how the Chinese culture has contributed to the development of gambling and gambling problems. Further, it examines specific evidence-based treatment for Chinese problem gamblers and provides a therapeutic model that is tailored to their needs and psychology. This book useful for students and academics conducting research on Chinese gamblers and the treatments that work for them.
Psychology of Chinese gambling Chinese gambling and Chinese culture Cultural history of Chinese gambling Popular games in ancient China Prevalence of Chinese gambling Personality of Chinese gamblers Integrated treatment model Etiology of Chinese gambling