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Theft of the nation : the structure and operations of organized crime in America

Author: Donald R Cressey
Publisher: Piscataway, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How does organized crime operate? How dangerous is it? What are the implications for American society? How may we cope with it? In answering these questions, this book asserts that because organized  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald R Cressey
ISBN: 9781412807647 1412807646
OCLC Number: 192134471
Notes: Originally published: New York : Harper & Row, 1969. With new introd.
Description: xxvi, 367 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Donald R. Cressey ; with a new introduction by James Finckenauer.
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-This book is the most thorough and certainly the most analytical account of organized crime yet published. Although written principally as a trade-book, the author brings his usual scholarship and Read more...

 
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