The Resource The organized crime community : essays in the honor of Alan A. Block, edited by Frank Bovenkerk and Michael Levi

The organized crime community : essays in the honor of Alan A. Block, edited by Frank Bovenkerk and Michael Levi

Label
The organized crime community : essays in the honor of Alan A. Block
Title
The organized crime community
Title remainder
essays in the honor of Alan A. Block
Statement of responsibility
edited by Frank Bovenkerk and Michael Levi
Title variation
  • Essays in the honor of Alan A. Block
  • Organized crime community
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The book opens with Alan Block's now classic study on the origins of the IRAN-CONTRA scandal." -- Back cover
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.106
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6441
LC item number
.O765 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
  • Studies in organized crime
  • Studies in organized crime
Series volume
  • v. 6
  • 6
Label
The organized crime community : essays in the honor of Alan A. Block, edited by Frank Bovenkerk and Michael Levi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
1. The origins of IRAN-CONTRA : lessons from the Durrani affair / Alan A. Block -- 2. California dreams and gangster schemes : the Standley commission, the Guarantee Finance Company, and the social system of organized crime in post-World War II Southern California / Jeffrey Scott McIllwain and Clinton Leisz -- 3. New times, new crimes : "blocking" financial identity fraud / Henry N. Pontell and Gilbert Geis -- 4. The United Nations oil-for-food program : corruption, bribery and international relations in the serious crime community / Don Liddick -- 5. Bystander memories explored : Dutch gentile eyewitness narratives on the deportation of the Jews / Dienke Hondius -- 6. Mid East meets Mid West? : theopolitics, crime and terror in the U.S. / R. T. Naylor -- 7. Assessing organised crime : the sad state of an impossible art / Petrus C. van Duyne and Maarten van Dijck -- 8. The rise of two drug tigers : the development of the illegal drugs industry and drug policy failure in Afghanistan and Colombia / Francisco E. Thoumi -- 9. Half-baked legalization won't work / Frank Bovenkerk -- 10. Pecunia non olet? : the control of money-laundering revisited / Michael Levi -- 11. Any man's death. ... some reflections on the significance of international criminal justice / Chrisje Brants -- 12. Vita / Alan A. Block
Control code
000041199194
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 231 p.
Isbn
9780387390192
Lccn
2006931772
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.b23102937
System control number
ebk0387390197

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