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Mobsters, unions, and feds : the Mafia and the American labor movement

Author: James B Jacobs
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The first book to document organized labor and the massive federal clean-up effort.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James B Jacobs
ISBN: 0814742734 9780814742730 9780814742945 0814742947
OCLC Number: 61261260
Description: xxxii, 320 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Organized crime and organized labor --
President's Commission on Organized Crime --
Labor racketeering in New York City --
Organized labor's response to organized crime --
Labor racketeering and the rank and file --
Attacking labor racketeering prior to Civil RICO (1982) --
Civil RICO suits and trusteeships --
The liberation of IBT Local 560 --
The New York City District Council of Carpenters --
The four international unions --
Evaluating Civil RICO --
Concluding reflections.
Responsibility: James B. Jacobs.
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