Achievement-related motives and risk-taking in games of skill and chance1


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    This study is based, in part, on research conducted by J O Raynor for an unpublished senior thesis at Princeton University and supported by a National Science Foundation Undergraduate Research Participation Grant The latter phase of the research was supported by Public Health Service Research Grant Number M-5301 to C P Smith from the National Institutes of Health The authors are indebted to Roald Buhler for his advice concerning computer methods of data analysis This work made use of computer facilities supported in part by National Science Foundation Grant NSF-GP 579