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States and illegal practices

Author: Josiah McC Heyman
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Berg, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
States and illegal practices.
Oxford ; New York : Berg, 1999
Online version:
States and illegal practices.
Oxford ; New York : Berg, 1999
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Josiah McC Heyman
ISBN: 1859732577 9781859732571 1859732623 9781859732625
OCLC Number: 41477862
Notes: "This book started with a conference on states and illegal networks, held at Tarrytown, New York, on 5-8 June 1997"--Page vi.
Description: viii, 325 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: States and illegal practices : an overview / Josiah McC. Heyman and Alan Smart --
Brigandage, piracy, capitalism, and state-formation : transnational crime from a historical world-systems perspective / Thomas W. Gallant --
State and shadow state in northern Peru circa 1900 : illegal political networks and the problem of state boundaries / David Nugent --
Predatory rule and illegal economic practices / Alan Smart --
Requiem for a drug lord : state and commodity in the career of Khun Sa / Alfred W. McCoy --
Is transparency possible? the political-economic and epistemological implications of Cold War conspiracies and subterfuge in Italy / Jane Schneider and Peter Schneider --
Russian protection rackets and the appropriation of law and order / Caroline Humphrey --
Neoliberalism, environmentalism, and scientific knowledge : redefining use rights in the Gulf of California fisheries / Marcela Vásquez-León --
Adolescent violence, state processes, and the local context of moral panic / Mercer L. Sullivan and Barbara Miller --
State escalation of force : a Vietnam/US-Mexico border analogy / Josiah McC. Heyman.
Responsibility: edited by Josiah McC. Heyman.
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