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- Website: Gambling Research Exchange Ontario (GREO)
- Resource type: Other interactive
Summary - The message of this resource is:
This resource is a map where you can explore different topics that influence gambling behavior. Some topics include: gambling types, culture, society, and exposure. You can access the topics you wish to discover by clicking on the menu bars.
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biological, psychological, environment tool, framework
How was this rated?
Step 1 - Evidence-based
Is this information reliable, based on scientific research?
Step 2 - Transparency
Is it clear who developed the resource and how?
Step 3 - Usability
Is the information easy to understand and easy to use?
Rated on: 12/12/2017 11:15:43 AM
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