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Global Crime Connections

Author: Frank Pearce

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ISBN: UOM:39015020878974

Category: Social Science

Page: 269

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Published in both cloth (unseen) and paper editions, this collection of original essays challenges simplistic notions of crime and its control, discussing its international character, the impact of US drug policy, the politics (and criminal element) of hazardous waste disposal and other environmental degradations, and corporate crime. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Global Crime Connections
Language: en
Pages: 269
Authors: Frank Pearce, Michael Woodiwiss
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher:

Published in both cloth (unseen) and paper editions, this collection of original essays challenges simplistic notions of crime and its control, discussing its international character, the impact of US drug policy, the politics (and criminal element) of hazardous waste disposal and other environmental degradations, and corporate crime. Annotation copyright by
Global Crime Connections
Language: en
Pages: 269
Authors: Frank Pearce, Michael Woodiwiss
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-01-26 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

This volume examines the dynamics and control of organized and corporate crime in their national and international contexts. Global developments since the Second World War have combined to produce social, economic and political environments which have increased both the profitability and destructive impact of systematic illegal activity. These articles challenge
Globalization and Crime
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Katja Franko Aas
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-17 - Publisher: SAGE Publications Limited

Globalization & Crime brings together the closely related subjects of criminology and global sociology. Ideal for upper-level undergraduate and postgraduate students, it examines established topics such as human trafficking and smuggling, migration and organised crime. It also delves into new territory and explores the issues surrounding international criminal justice, comparative
Transnational Organized Crime and International Security
Language: en
Pages: 243
Authors: Alan Michael Thicke
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Lynne Rienner Publishers

Though the provision of illicit goods and services is far from being a new phenomenon, today's global economic environment has allowed transnational organized crime an unprecedented capacity to challenge states. The authors of this book examine the trends underlying the explosion of transnational organized crime and consider possible responses. Emphasizing
A Research Agenda for Global Crime
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Tim Hall, Vincenzo Scalia
Categories: SOCIAL SCIENCE
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

This multidisciplinary collection of essays by leading international scholars explores many pressing issues related to global crime. The book opens with essays that look across this diverse terrain and then moves on to consider specific areas including organised crime, cyber-crime, war-crimes, terrorism, state and private violence, riots and political protest,