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Organized Crime, 9th Edition / Edition 9
     

Organized Crime, 9th Edition / Edition 9

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by Howard Abadinsky
 

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ISBN-10: 0495599662

ISBN-13: 9780495599661

Pub. Date: 01/27/2009

Publisher: Cengage Learning


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,

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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.

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ISBN-13:
9780495599661
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/27/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
462
Product dimensions:
7.50(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents


About the Author. Preface. SECTION I: INTRODUCTION TO ORGANIZED CRIME. 1. The Definition and Structure of Organized Crime. 2. Explaining Organized Crime. SECTION II: ORGANIZED CRIME IN THE UNITED STATES. 3. Development of Organized Crime in the United States. 4. Organized Crime in New York. 5. Organized Crime in Chicago. SECTION III: INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZED CRIME. 6. Italian Organized Crime and the Albanian Connection. 7. Latin American Organized Crime. 8. Black Organized Crime. 9. Asian Organized Crime. 10. Russian Organized Crime. 11. International Outlaw Motorcycle Clubs. SECTION IV: BUSINESS OF ORGANIZED CRIME. 12. Gambling, Loansharking, Theft, Fencing, Sex, and Trafficking in Persons and Arms. 13. The Drug Business. 14. Labor, Business, and Money Laundering. SECTION V: FIGHTING ORGANIZED CRIME. 15. Organized Crime Statutes and Law Enforcement. Conclusion. References. Author Index. Subject Index.

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