Global Organized Crime: A Reference Handbook, 1st Edition

  • Mitchel P. Roth Sam Houston State University
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  • ISBN-10: 1598843338
  • ISBN-13: 9781598843330
  • DDC: 364.106
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 308 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released March 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010
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Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Tables.
Preface.
1: Global Organized Crime: A Brief History.
2: Problems, Controversies, and Solutions.
3: Global Organized Crime Groups.
4: Chronology.
5: Biographical Sketches.
6: Global Organized Crime Figures.
7: Crime Fighters.
8: Researchers.
9: Data and Documents.
10: Facts and Statistics on Organized Crime.
11: Defining Organized Crime.
12: Drug Trafficking.
13: Weapons Trafficking.
14: Human Smuggling and Trafficking Legislation and Statistics.
15: Other Types of Organized Crime.
16: Combating Organized Crime in the United States.
17: Quotations.
18: Directory of Organizations.
19: Academic and Research-Oriented Organizations.
20: Governmental Organizations.
21: Law Enforcement Organizations.
22: Nongovernmental Organizations.
23: Investigative Roundtable on Organized Crime.
24: Resources.
Glossary.
Index.
About the Author.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Mitchel P. Roth

Mitchel P. Roth is Professor of Criminal Justice at Sam Houston State University. His research focuses on historical perspectives on criminal justice, history of homicide, terrorism, and organized crime.