By Dennis M. P. McCarthy
This ebook is a comparative research of prepared crime teams from 5 various elements of the area: Europe; North the United States; vital America/South America/Caribbean basin; Africa; and Asia/Western Pacific. each one half includes case stories and a shorter essay, a vignette. From Europe the case reviews specialize in the Italian mafias and the Russian mafia; the vignette, at the Albanian mafia. From North the US the case reviews spotlight the united states Mafia and the Mexican drug cartels; the vignette, equipped crime in Canada. From significant America/South America/Caribbean basin the case reports pay attention to the Colombian drug cartels and gangs of the Caribbean; the vignette, on prepared crime in Cuba. From Africa the case reviews learn source wars and Somali piracy; the vignette, relatives between overseas medicinal drugs trafficking, equipped crime, and terrorism in North and West Africa. And from Asia/Western Pacific the case experiences highlight the chinese language Triads and jap Yakuza; the vignette, relatives between overseas medicinal drugs trafficking, equipped crime, and terrorism in
Written in non-specialist language, An financial historical past of equipped Crime presents an unique evaluation of a vital challenge of our instances: the turning out to be scourge of world prepared crime. This publication may be learn with revenue via most people, however it additionally has worth for educational experts and pros in legislations enforcement.
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An Economic History of Organized Crime: A National and Transnational Approach (Routledge Studies in Crime and Economics) by Dennis M. P. McCarthy