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Crime and the global political economy

Author: H Richard Friman
Publisher: Boulder, Colo. : Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2009
Series: International political economy yearbook, 16
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Crime has gone global. Conventional explanations point to ways in which criminals have exploited technological innovations, deregulation, and free markets to triumph over state sovereignty. "Crime and the Global Political Economy" reveals a more complex reality. Taking as a point of departure the reality that state and societal actors are challenged by - and complicit in - the expansion of criminal activities on a  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: H Richard Friman
ISBN: 9781588266767 1588266761
OCLC Number: 756473441
Notes: Crime and globalization / H. Richard Friman. The internationalization of crime control / Peter Andreas and Ethan Nadelmann. Crime, sovereignty and the offshore world / Ronen Palan. Externalizing the costs of prohibition / H. Richard Friman. Illicit commerce in peripheral states / William Reno. Enabling norms and human trafficking / John T. Picarelli. Governing finance in the war on terror / Marieke de Goede. Immigrants and organized crime / Herman Schwartz. Drug trafficking and the state in Mexico / Monica Serrano. Social research, knowledge and criminal power / James H. Mittelman
Description: vii, 215 s
Contents: Crime and globalization / H. Richard Friman --
The internationalization of crime control / Peter Andreas and Ethan Nadelmann --
Crime, sovereignty and the offshore world / Ronen Palan --
Externalizing the costs of prohibition / H. Richard Friman --
Illicit commerce in peripheral states / William Reno --
Enabling norms and human trafficking / John T. Picarelli --
Governing finance in the war on terror / Marieke de Goede --
Immigrants and organized crime / Herman Schwartz --
Drug trafficking and the state in Mexico / Monica Serrano --
Social research, knowledge and criminal power / James H. Mittelman.
Series Title: International political economy yearbook, 16
Responsibility: ed. by H. Richard Friman

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Taking as a point of departure the reality that state and societal actors are challenged by - and complicit in - the expansion of criminal activities, this book demonstrates that the political,  Read more...

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An important contribution to our understanding of global crime and illicit flows across borders. - Bradford Dillman, University of Puget Sound

 
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