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Casino Gaming Methods: Games, Probabilities, and Controls, CourseSmart eTextbook

By David C. Williams, Kathryn Hashimoto

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Feb 24, 2009

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A special series addressing casinos and casino management.


Designed to uncover the inner workings of a casino, this five book series tackles a variety of topics–from gaming methods, to financial controls, to marketing, to organization and culture. Each book covers a topic in-depth and offers a unifying management perspective. Aspiring students and current employees will benefit from the contributions industry professionals have made to these texts. Featuring a flexible design and accompanying instructor manual, the books can be used separately or together to provide a consistent curriculum for majors, minors and certification programs.

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Chapter 1:  Introduction To Casino Gaming Methods    

Chapter 2:  Casino Slot Operations

Chapter 3:  Slot Performance

Chapter 4:  Table Games Department

Chapter 5:  Table Game Performance and Analysis

Chapter 6:  Casino Mathematics

Chapter 7:  Bingo and Keno: Beginnings, Basics And Beyond

Chapter 8:  Roulette — The Little Wheel

Chapter 9:  Blackjack

Chapter 10: Poker — The Quintessential American Game

Chapter 11: Baccarat

Chapter 12: Craps

Chapter 13: Security and Surveillance

Chapter 14: Drawing The Royal, Making The Point, Or The Last Hand: The

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$34.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-500606-1