Publications - 2012

International Centre for Youth Gambling Problems and High-Risk Behaviors

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Research & Publications | Publications | 2012


Journal Articles

Campbell, C., Derevensky, J., Meerkamper , E. & Cutajar, J. (2012). The influence of cultural background on parental perceptions of adolescent gambling behaviour: A Canadian study. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 10, 537-550.

King, D., Delfabbro, P., Derevensky, J., & Griffiths, M. (2012). Australian classification of video games featuring gambling content: Risks of simulated gambling for youth. International Gambling Studies, 12, 231-242.

McBride, J., & Derevensky, J. (2012). Internet gambling and risk-taking among students: An exploratory study. Journal of Behavioral Addictions, 1, 50-58.

Shead, N.W., Derevensky, J., Gupta, R., & Fong, T. (2012). Characteristics of Internet gamblers among a sample of students at a large, public University in southwestern United States. Journal of College Student Development, 53(1), 133-148.

Storr, C., Lee, G., Derevensky, J., Ialongo, N. & Martins, S. (2012). Gambling and adverse life events among urban adolescents. Journal of Gambling Studies, 28, 325-336.


Derevensky, J. (2012). Teen gambling: Understanding a growing epidemic. New York: Rowman & Littlefield Publishing.

Book Chapters

Derevensky, J. (2012). Youth gambling: An important social policy and public health issue. In J. O'Dea (Ed.), Contemporary issues and controversies in youth health education, sport, and physical education. NY: Nova Science Publishers, 115-130.

Griffiths, M., Derevensky, J. & Parke, J. (2012). Online gambling among youth: Cause for concern? In R. Williams, R. Wood & J. Parke (Eds.), Handbook of Internet gambling. U.K.: Rutledge, 183-199.