The Resource Lush life : constructing organized crime in the UK, Dick Hobbs

Lush life : constructing organized crime in the UK, Dick Hobbs

Label
Lush life : constructing organized crime in the UK
Title
Lush life
Title remainder
constructing organized crime in the UK
Statement of responsibility
Dick Hobbs
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An in-depth sociological, historical, and personal analysis of the concept and reality of organized crime in the UK. With interviews from thieves, dealers, and criminal entrepreneurs the book explores the flexible nature of the criminal market the constructed nature of the notion of organized crime, and the normalization of criminality
Member of
Cataloging source
DKDLA
Dewey number
364.1060941
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6453.G7
LC item number
H63 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Clarendon studies in criminology
Label
Lush life : constructing organized crime in the UK, Dick Hobbs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Dubious ideologues and illegal entrepreneurs -- A malady of modernity : constructing organized crime in the UK -- Malignant cosmopolitanism : precursors of organized crime -- Mutant proletarians : class and territoriality -- The houses in-between : the neighbourhood firm on a shifting terrain -- Small faces : entrepreneurial youth and the state of dogtown -- Populating the underworld : armed robbery -- The same money? : locating the entrepreneurial habitus -- A sense of order : violence, rumour and gossip -- The cosmopolitan criminal -- Conclusion. A community of practice
Control code
ocn846652363
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 309 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191760563
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
553716
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30009789
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)846652363
  • oso0191645265

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