The Golden Triangle: Inside Southeast Asia's Drug Trade

The Golden Triangle: Inside Southeast Asia's Drug Trade

by Ko-Lin Chin

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780801475214
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Publication date: 01/22/2009
Pages: 296
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

About the Author

Ko-lin Chin is Distinguished Professor of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University. He is the author of several books, including Heijin: Organized Crime, Business, and Politics in Taiwan; Smuggled Chinese: Clandestine Immigration to the United States; and Chinatown Gangs: Extortion, Enterprise, and Ethnicity.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Into the Thick of It
1. The Golden Triangle and Burma
2. The Wa
3. The Opium Trade
4. Heroin Production and Trafficking
5. The Methamphetamine Business
6. Drug Use
7. Drug Control
8. The Business and Politics of Drugs

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