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Organized crime, David Haugen, Susan Musser, and Michael Chaney, book editors

Label
Organized crime
Title
Organized crime
Statement of responsibility
David Haugen, Susan Musser, and Michael Chaney, book editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • This title explores whether organized crime presents a threat to the world today, how profitable some organized crime activities are, what policies should be implemented to address organized crime, and whether organized crime has moved to online. - See more at: http://www.cengage.com/search/productOverview.do?Ntt=191910543736754598214609775921354023794&N=197+4294904758&Ntk=P_EPI#sthash.46PB9NSI.dpuf
  • For over 25 years, the Greenhaven Press Opposing Viewpoints Series has developed and set the standard for current-issue studies. With more than 90 volumes covering nearly every controversial contemporary topic, Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need of current-issue materials. Each title explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format. The viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. By choosing from such diverse sources and including both popular and unpopular views, the Opposing Viewpoints editorial team has adhered to its commitment to editorial objectivity. Readers are exposed to many sides of a debate, which promotes issue awareness as well as critical thinking. In short, Opposing Viewpoints is the best research and learning tool for exploring the issues that continually shape and define our turbulent and changing world
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
364.106
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV6441
LC item number
.O7392 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haugen, David M.
  • Musser, Susan
  • Chaney, Michael
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Organized crime
  • Gangs
  • Computer crimes
  • Computer crimes
  • Gangs
  • Organized crime
  • Organisiertes Verbrechen
  • USA
  • criminality
Label
Organized crime, David Haugen, Susan Musser, and Michael Chaney, book editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-177) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Caspar Walsh
  • Organized crime violates human rights
  • Joy Olson
  • Organized crime threatens open media reporting
  • Reporters Without Borders
  • How profitable are some organized crime activities?
  • Counterfeit goods are profitable for organized crime
  • UN Office on Drugs and Crime
  • Organized crime's involvement in media piracy is exaggerated
  • Joe Karaganis
  • Does organized crime present a threat to the world today?
  • Organized crime has come to resemble legitimate business
  • Marc Goodman
  • Wall Street has come to resemble organized crime
  • Paul Wallis
  • What policies should be implemented to address organized crime?
  • Legalizing marijuana would weaken the drug cartels
  • Gary Johnson
  • Organized criminals won't fade away
  • Vanda Felbab-Brown
  • Better gun control would reduce gang-related violence
  • Organized crime is a threat to international security
  • Tiffany Willis
  • Banning guns will increase gang-related violence
  • Michael Geer
  • The crime-terrorism nexus
  • Wibke Hansen
  • RICO should be used to prosecute Wall Street criminals
  • Michael Moran
  • Has organized crime moved online?
  • Hacktivists must be fought like organized criminals
  • Hal Berenson
  • Walter Kemp
  • Hacktivists as gadflies
  • Peter Ludlow
  • Organized crime hackers threaten American infrastructure
  • The Economist
  • Most cybercrime is not committed by organized criminals
  • Brian Prince
  • Governments worldwide have been corrupted by organized crime
  • Moises Naim
  • Is it safe to walk to church?
  • Lawrence Harmon
  • Gangs create a sense of community for youths
Control code
ocn872647103
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9780737769661
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013049852
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations some color
Stock number
1367382
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o872647103
  • (OCoLC)872647103
Label
Organized crime, David Haugen, Susan Musser, and Michael Chaney, book editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-177) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Caspar Walsh
  • Organized crime violates human rights
  • Joy Olson
  • Organized crime threatens open media reporting
  • Reporters Without Borders
  • How profitable are some organized crime activities?
  • Counterfeit goods are profitable for organized crime
  • UN Office on Drugs and Crime
  • Organized crime's involvement in media piracy is exaggerated
  • Joe Karaganis
  • Does organized crime present a threat to the world today?
  • Organized crime has come to resemble legitimate business
  • Marc Goodman
  • Wall Street has come to resemble organized crime
  • Paul Wallis
  • What policies should be implemented to address organized crime?
  • Legalizing marijuana would weaken the drug cartels
  • Gary Johnson
  • Organized criminals won't fade away
  • Vanda Felbab-Brown
  • Better gun control would reduce gang-related violence
  • Organized crime is a threat to international security
  • Tiffany Willis
  • Banning guns will increase gang-related violence
  • Michael Geer
  • The crime-terrorism nexus
  • Wibke Hansen
  • RICO should be used to prosecute Wall Street criminals
  • Michael Moran
  • Has organized crime moved online?
  • Hacktivists must be fought like organized criminals
  • Hal Berenson
  • Walter Kemp
  • Hacktivists as gadflies
  • Peter Ludlow
  • Organized crime hackers threaten American infrastructure
  • The Economist
  • Most cybercrime is not committed by organized criminals
  • Brian Prince
  • Governments worldwide have been corrupted by organized crime
  • Moises Naim
  • Is it safe to walk to church?
  • Lawrence Harmon
  • Gangs create a sense of community for youths
Control code
ocn872647103
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
186 pages
Isbn
9780737769661
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013049852
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations some color
Stock number
1367382
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o872647103
  • (OCoLC)872647103

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