An Economic History of Organized Crime: A National and by Dennis M. P. McCarthy

By Dennis M. P. McCarthy

This e-book is a comparative examine of geared up crime teams from 5 diverse elements of the area: Europe; North the United States; critical America/South America/Caribbean basin; Africa; and Asia/Western Pacific. each one half comprises case experiences and a shorter essay, a vignette. From Europe the case experiences specialize in the Italian mafias and the Russian mafia; the vignette, at the Albanian mafia. From North the US the case reports spotlight the united states Mafia and the Mexican drug cartels; the vignette, equipped crime in Canada. From critical America/South America/Caribbean basin the case experiences pay attention to the Colombian drug cartels and gangs of the Caribbean; the vignette, on prepared crime in Cuba. From Africa the case experiences study source wars and Somali piracy; the vignette, family between foreign medicines trafficking, equipped crime, and terrorism in North and West Africa. And from Asia/Western Pacific the case reports 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 monetary heritage of equipped Crime presents an unique review of an important challenge of our instances: the growing to be scourge of worldwide equipped crime. This ebook might be learn with revenue by means of most people, however it additionally has worth for tutorial experts and execs in legislations enforcement.

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