Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Gender Differences in Self-Conscious Emotions and Motivation to Quit Gambling

Kushnir, Vladyslav; Godinho, Alexandra; Hodgins, David; Hendershot, Christian S; Cunningham, John

Description

Considerable gender differences have been previously noted in the prevalence, etiology, and clinical features of problem gambling. While differences in affective states between men and women in particular, may explain differential experiences in the process of gambling, the role of affect in motivations for quitting gambling and recovery has not been thoroughly explored. The aim of this study was to examine gender differences within a sample of problem gamblers motivated to quit with or...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2015
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/98976
Source: Journal of Gambling Studies
DOI: 10.1007/s10899-015-9574-6

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Kushnir_Gender_Differences_in_2015.pdf296.24 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator