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A content analysis of gaming research: 1994‐2008

A content analysis of gaming research: 1994‐2008 Purpose – The main purpose of this paper is to overview and summarize all articles published in the UNLV Gaming Research & Review Journal ( GRRJ ) from 1994 to 2008, in order to understand the gaming research trend. Design/methodology/approach – A content analysis is performed on a total of 129 articles in 24 issues of GRRJ . Findings – The paper suggests thematic content analysis and the trend of the research in order to better understand the scope of gaming research area. Practical implications – The overview of GRRJ helps identify research gaps to suggest future research. Originality/value – This paper is the first review of the GRRJ . It provides an overview of the research that is available to managers and researchers interested in the gaming business. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism Themes Emerald Publishing

A content analysis of gaming research: 1994‐2008

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Publisher
Emerald Publishing
Copyright
Copyright © 2009 Emerald Group Publishing Limited. All rights reserved.
ISSN
1755-4217
DOI
10.1108/17554210911002200
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Abstract

Purpose – The main purpose of this paper is to overview and summarize all articles published in the UNLV Gaming Research & Review Journal ( GRRJ ) from 1994 to 2008, in order to understand the gaming research trend. Design/methodology/approach – A content analysis is performed on a total of 129 articles in 24 issues of GRRJ . Findings – The paper suggests thematic content analysis and the trend of the research in order to better understand the scope of gaming research area. Practical implications – The overview of GRRJ helps identify research gaps to suggest future research. Originality/value – This paper is the first review of the GRRJ . It provides an overview of the research that is available to managers and researchers interested in the gaming business.

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Worldwide Hospitality and Tourism ThemesEmerald Publishing

Published: Oct 16, 2009

Keywords: Casinos; Betting; Publications

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