Title

International student gambling: The role of acculturation, gambling cognitions and social circumstances - full technical report: A mixed‐methods investigation of international student gambling

Date of this Version

8-2011

Document Type

Research Report

Publication Details

Published version

Thomas, A., Moore, S., Kale, S., Zlatevska, N., Spence, M., Staiger, P., Graffam, J., & Kyrios, M. (2011). International student gambling: The role of acculturation, gambling cognitions and social circumstances - full technical report: A mixed‐methods investigation of international student gambling, August 2011. Melbourne, Vic.: Gambling Research Australia.

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© Copyright State of Victoria, Department of Justice 2011

This project has been funded as part of the Research Program of the Ministerial Council on Gambling and was commissioned under research priority six of the National Gambling Research Program.This priority involves:

“Conducting research into patterns of gambling and consider strategies for harm reduction in specific communities and populations, such as Indigenous, rural, remote or culturally and linguistically diverse communities, young people or older people”.

ISBN

978‐1‐921627‐41‐5

Abstract

This research study examines the gambling behaviour of international university students in Australia It explores psychological risk factors and help-seeking among students from three universities in Victoria and Queensland, comparing international and local students. This summary report presents the findings of the study and outlines the methodology.

 

This document has been peer reviewed.