1 edition of Organized crime found in the catalog.
Michael D. Lyman
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Michael D. Lyman, Gary W. Potter|
|Contributions||Potter, Gary W.|
|LC Classifications||HV6441 .L96 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2010015142|
Organized Crime: From the Mob to Transnational Organized Crime, Seventh Edition, provides readers with a clear understanding of organized crime, including its definition and causes, how it is categorized under the law, models to explain its persistence, and the criminal justice response to organized crime, including investigation, prosecution, defense, Cited by: 5. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations some color ; 23 cm. Contents: Does organized crime present a threat to the world today?Organized crime .
According to the book description Michael Lyman’s Organized Crime, “Dispelling current myths regarding organized crime, Lyman and Potter’s fourth edition reveals a truer picture of organized crime and criminal activity today. Providing scholarly treatment and a social perspective, the authors explore the concept of organized crime, the historical foundation for . If you want a general book on world organized crime it’s going to have to be a standard textbook. I would recommend Howard Abadinsky, Organized Crime (various editions). The best work on European OC is Organized Crime in Europe, edited by Cyrille.
Also covered are the typologies of organized crime and organized criminals and issues such as ethnicity, the organization of crime groups, and the dynamics of gender and organized crime. It addresses the question of how much organized crime there is and prepares the reader for what to expect in the remainder of the book. The arrest of Mafia suspects in the s symbolized the FBI’s assault on organized crime. Today, organized crime has a new more global face.
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Organized Crime: Analyzing Illegal Activities, Criminal Structures, and Extra-legal Governance provides a systematic overview of the processes and structures commonly labeled “organized crime,” drawing on the pertinent empirical and theoretical literature primarily from North America, Europe, and Australia.
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Unique chapters are included on the role of conspiracy in organized crime and on paradigms of organized crime. Grennan, Sean, and Marjie T. Britz. This book is intended as the core text for courses on organized crime and transnational crime on the undergraduate, graduate, and post-graduate levels.
Beyond classroom use, this book is meant to serve as a reference and guide to the academic literature on organized crime for academics, intelligence analysts, law enforcement officials.
Bookreviews 60 academic and journalistic books on organized crime and related topics, addressing different events, persons and structures in various countries, are reviewed from an organized crime researcher's perspective. The overriding question always is: What does the particular book contribute to a better understanding of organized crime.
Ever dynamic, organized crime continues to change. For example, efforts to combat one aspect of the phenomenon, the American Mafia, have reached high levels of prosecutorial success -- resulting in a decline in the organization's relative importance.
Meanwhile, criminal organizations operating on a global scale have become more sophisticated and more threatening, and additional crime. First, it gives the reader an understanding of the concept of organized crime—what it is and what it is not—and the necessary historical foundation for understanding the evolution, development, and current status of organized crime.
Most important, the book is designed to dispel the myth that organized crime is composed exclusively of Format: On-line Supplement. Organized Crime: From the Mob to Transnational Organized Crime, Seventh Edition, provides readers with a clear understanding of organized crime, including its definition and causes, how it is categorized under the law, models to explain its persistence, and the criminal justice response to organized crime, including investigation, prosecution, defense, and sentencing.
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This book offers a comprehensive survey, including an .Organized crime is a category of transnational, national, or local groupings of highly centralized enterprises run by criminals to engage in illegal activity, most commonly for criminal organizations, such as terrorist groups, are politically mes criminal organizations force people to do business with them, such as when a gang extorts money from shopkeepers .