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Trusted Criminals: White Collar Crime In Contemporary Society / Edition 3

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Overview

This book focuses on a key topic in crime and justice. The Wadsworth Contemporary Issues in Crime and Justice Series has been developed to provide in-depth analysis of important questions in criminal justice, new controversies in the operation of the criminal justice system, and challenging or unusual perspectives on crime and justice.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780495006046
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
  • Publication date: 6/6/2006
  • Series: Wadsworth Contemporary Issues in Crime A
  • Edition description: Older Edition
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 464
  • Product dimensions: 7.30 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

David O. Friedrichs is Professor of Sociology/Criminal Justice and Distinguished University Fellow at the University of Scranton (Pennsylvania). He is the author of LAW IN OUR LIVES: AN INTRODUCTION (Roxbury, 2001; 2006), editor of STATE CRIME, VOLUMES I AND II (Ashgate, 1998), and has published well over 100 articles, book chapters, encyclopedia entries, and essays on a wide range of sociological and criminological topics, including many articles on white collar crime. He has been a visiting professor at a number of universities, including Ohio University, the University of South Africa, and Flinders University (Australia). He has also served as President of the White Collar Crime Research Consortium (2002-2004). In 2005 he received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Division on Critical Criminology of the American Society of Criminology.

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Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
1 The Discovery of White Collar Crime 1
2 Studying White Collar Crime and Assessing Its Costs 32
3 Corporate Crime 57
4 Occupational Crime and Avocational Crime 89
5 Governmental Crime: State Crime and Political White Collar Crime 116
6 State-Corporate Crime, Crimes of Globalization, and Finance Crime 144
7 Enterprise Crime, Contrepreneurial Crime, and Technocrime 168
8 Explaining White Collar Crime: Theories and Accounts 191
9 Law and the Social Control of White Collar Crime 218
10 Policing and Regulating White Collar Crime 242
11 Prosecuting, Defending, and Adjudicating White Collar Crime 269
12 Responding to the Challenge of White Collar Crime 296
App. A White Collar Crime Films 319
App. B White Collar Crime and the World Wide Web 322
References 325
Subject Index 395
Name Index 407
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