Organized Crime

Voorkant
Cengage Learning, 27 jan. 2009 - 480 pagina's
0 Recensies
ORGANIZED CRIME provides a detailed, comprehensive analysis of the origins, history, theoretical explanations, and structure of domestic and international organized crime. The author also explains the methods employed by law enforcement agencies to combat organized crime, as well as the policy decisions of various investigating committees and commissions, including the President’s Commission on Organized Crime.
Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.
 

Wat mensen zeggen - Een recensie schrijven

We hebben geen recensies gevonden op de gebruikelijke plaatsen.

Inhoudsopgave

The Definition and Structure of Organized Crime
1
Explaining Organized Crime
17
Development of Organized Crime in the United States
41
Organized Crime in New York
69
Organized Crime in Chicago
109
Italian Organized Crime and the Albanian Connection
133
Latin American Organized Crime
159
Black Organized Crime
193
International Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs
249
Gambling Loansharking Theft Fencing Sex and Traffcking in Persons and Arms
267
The Drug Business
295
Labor Business and Money Laundering
325
Organized Crime Statutes and Law Enforcement
363
CONCLUSION
413
REFERENCES
415
AUTHOR INDEX
451

Asian Organized Crime
213
Russian Organized Crime
231

Overige edities - Alles weergeven

Veelvoorkomende woorden en zinsdelen

Over de auteur (2009)

Howard Abadinsky is professor of criminal justice at St. John's University. A graduate of Queens College of the City University of New York, he has a PhD in sociology from New York University. Prior to entering academia, he was a New York State Parole Officer and Senior Parole Officer and a Cook County, Illinois, Deputy Sheriff/Inspector. He was a consultant to the President's Commission on Organized Crime and founder of the International Association for the Study of Organized Crime. Dr. Abadinsky is the author of several books, including THE CRIMINAL ELITE: ORGANIZED AND PROFESSIONAL CRIME; PROBATION AND PAROLE: THEORY AND PRACTICE; DRUG USE AND ABUSE; and LAW, COURTS, AND JUSTICE IN AMERICA.

Bibliografische gegevens