Selected publications and papers



Cassidy, R. (Forthcoming 2015). Monograph

Cassidy, R, C. Loussouarn and A. Pisac (2014). Fair Game: producing gambling research.


Cassidy, R. (2014) Fair game? Producing and publishing gambling research. International Gambling Studies 14 (3): 345-353]

Cassidy, R. (2014). 'A place for men to come and do their thing': constructing masculinities in betting shops in London. British Journal of Sociology, 65(1):170-91. 

Cassidy, R. (2014). Afterword: Manufacturing Gambling. Oceania 84 (3): 306-314

Cassidy, R, C. Loussouarn and A. Pisac (eds.) (2013). Qualitative Research in Gambling: Exploring the production and consumption of risk. London: Routledge.


Cassidy, R. (2013). Cambridge Companion to Horseracing. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Cassidy, R. (2013). Against the Odds: A Professional Gambler’s Narrative of Achievement. In: N. Long and H. Moore (eds). The social life of achievement. New York: Berghahn, pp. 43-60.


Loussouarn, C. (2013) Spread Betting 101. Risk & Regulation 26

Pisac, A. (2013) Working the Play: how a card game negotiates perceptions of work and productivity. Narodma umjetnost: Croatian Journal of Ethnology and Folklore Research 50 (1): 182–202


Cassidy, R. (2012). 'Horse versus Machine: battles in the betting shop'. Journal of the Royal Anthropology Institute 18(2): 266-284.