Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-14 of 14 items

  • Keywords: bingo x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Bingo Capitalism: The Law and Political Economy of Everyday Gambling

Kate Bedford

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198845225
eISBN:
9780191880513
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845225.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Bingo Capitalism uses bingo—a female-dominated and notoriously self-effacing game—to think differently about regulation and political economy. A key objective is to make bingo, as lens, more central ... More


The Tale of Kazan

G. G. Rowley

in An Imperial Concubine's Tale: Scandal, Shipwreck, and Salvation in Seventeenth-Century Japan

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158541
eISBN:
9780231530873
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158541.003.0005
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter examines one contemporary account of the dragon-scale scandal: The Tale of Kazan. First printed in 1959, The Tale of Kazan is a novelette named after its hero, Kasannoin Tadanaga, one of ... More


Wild Hope: Love, Money and Mythic Identity in the Novels of Louise Erdrich1

William Blazek

in American Mythologies: Essays on Contemporary Literature

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237365
eISBN:
9781846312540
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853237365.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

This chapter examines Louise Erdrich's Love Medicine novels as chronicles that combine Ojibwe mythology and contemporary US culture in ways which reinvest a sense of mythic identity within a ... More


What Women Want: Selling Hi-Fi in Consumer Magazines and Film

Tsitsi Ella Jaji

in Africa in Stereo: Modernism, Music, and Pan-African Solidarity

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199936373
eISBN:
9780199346455
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199936373.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, World Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

This chapter considers two magazines, Zonk!! (published in South Africa from 1948), and Bingo, (published Dakar and Paris from 1953). The home listening technologies regularly featured in these ... More


Conclusion: From Lines and Corners to the Full House

Kate Bedford

in Bingo Capitalism: The Law and Political Economy of Everyday Gambling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198845225
eISBN:
9780191880513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845225.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

The conclusion recaps the two uses that Bingo Capitalism has made of bingo—as practice and lens—to summarize its contribution to work on diverse economies, regulation, and gender. In its own right, ... More


Introduction

Kate Bedford

in Bingo Capitalism: The Law and Political Economy of Everyday Gambling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198845225
eISBN:
9780191880513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845225.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

This Introduction identifies why bingo—a self-effacing game that is rarely taken seriously by academics—provides a vital new lens on debates about political economy and regulation. Within gambling ... More


Bingo as Practice and Lens

Kate Bedford

in Bingo Capitalism: The Law and Political Economy of Everyday Gambling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198845225
eISBN:
9780191880513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845225.003.0002
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Chapter 1 argues that gambling in general, and bingo in particular, provide a valuable entry point for conversations about political economy. Specifically, it shows how bingo offers a distinctive ... More


Eyes Down: Early State Attention to Bingo (1900–68)

Kate Bedford

in Bingo Capitalism: The Law and Political Economy of Everyday Gambling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198845225
eISBN:
9780191880513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845225.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Using legislation, case law, and official records (including Hansard), Chapter 2 outlines the early history of state intervention into bingo in England and Wales. The chapter traces the gradual ... More


Maggie’s Den: Commercial Deregulation, Charity, and Adapted Gambling Moralities (1968–97)

Kate Bedford

in Bingo Capitalism: The Law and Political Economy of Everyday Gambling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198845225
eISBN:
9780191880513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845225.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Chapter 3 shows the transformation that occurred, between 1968 and 1997, in lawmakers’ approaches to bingo and what it represented about the nation. Focusing especially on Margaret Thatcher’s ... More


‘Something Rather Perverse’: Gambling Reform and the Sidelining of Bingo under New Labour (1997–2005)

Kate Bedford

in Bingo Capitalism: The Law and Political Economy of Everyday Gambling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198845225
eISBN:
9780191880513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845225.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Focused on debates preceding the passing of the Gambling Act 2005, Chapter 4 traces a final set of changes in how gambling was understood to relate to national visions of risk, profit-making, ... More


Death of the Ex-Policeman: Gender, Class, and Personnel Licensing in the Era of Self-Regulation

Kate Bedford

in Bingo Capitalism: The Law and Political Economy of Everyday Gambling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198845225
eISBN:
9780191880513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845225.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Chapter 5 shows that lower-level actors within firms have much to teach us about the gendered and classed impacts of regulation. The chapter analyses how staff working in commercial bingo experienced ... More


The Sociolegal Significance of Membership: Snowballs, Strangers, Virgins, and Regulars

Kate Bedford

in Bingo Capitalism: The Law and Political Economy of Everyday Gambling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198845225
eISBN:
9780191880513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845225.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Chapter 6 revisits debates about the role of membership in building alternative, non-capitalist forms of collective being. Rather than assuming that the committed member is distinct from the passive, ... More


State Optics and Bingo Definitions: Bringing Workers Back into the Regulation of Technologies, Mechanics, and Places of Play

Kate Bedford

in Bingo Capitalism: The Law and Political Economy of Everyday Gambling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198845225
eISBN:
9780191880513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845225.003.0008
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Chapter 7 focuses on the new types of bingo authorized by regulators since the 2005 Gambling Act came into effect, in 2007. To better understand the official and unofficial definitions of the game, ... More


Innovation Framing, Regulation, and User Adaptation Online: Why There Are No Flasks in Online Bingo

Kate Bedford

in Bingo Capitalism: The Law and Political Economy of Everyday Gambling

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
November 2019
ISBN:
9780198845225
eISBN:
9780191880513
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198845225.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Competition Law

Chapter 8 explores the role of regulation in shaping the interface between online and land-based bingo. It locates discussion of online bingo within debates about whether regulation by code is ... More


View: