• Justice and Home Affairs Agencies in the European Union book cover

    Justice and Home Affairs Agencies in the European Union

    1st Edition

    Edited by Christian Kaunert, Sarah Leonard, John Occhipinti

    This book examines the role of agencies and agency-like bodies in the EU’s Area of Freedom, Security and Justice (AFSJ).When the Maastricht Treaty entered into force on 1 November 1993, the institutional landscape of the so-called ‘Third Pillar’ looked significantly different than it does now.…

    Hardback – 2014-07-17

  • Organised Sexual Abuse book cover

    Organised Sexual Abuse

    1st Edition

    By Michael Salter

    Organised Sexual Abuse offers a comprehensive, interdisciplinary investigation of this phenomenon. Since the early 1980s, social workers and mental health professionals around the globe have encountered clients reporting sexual abuse by organized groups or networks. These allegations have been…

    Paperback – 2014-03-21

  • Corruption and Organized Crime in Europe: Illegal partnerships book cover

    Corruption and Organized Crime in Europe

    Illegal partnerships, 1st Edition

    By Philip Gounev, Vincenzo Ruggiero

    In Corruption and Organised Crime in Europe, Gounev and Ruggiero present a discussion of the relation between organized criminals and corruption in the EU’s 27 Member States. The book draws on research and scholarly work the editors carried out, respectively, within the Center for the Study of…

    Paperback – 2014-01-10
    Organizational Crime

  • Policing White-Collar Crime: Characteristics of White-Collar Criminals book cover

    Policing White-Collar Crime

    Characteristics of White-Collar Criminals, 1st Edition

    By Petter Gottschalk

    Combating white-collar crime is a challenge as these criminals are found among the most powerful members of society, including politicians, business executives, and government officials. While there are many approaches to understanding this topic, Policing White-Collar Crime: Characteristics of…

    Hardback – 2013-12-11
    Advances in Police Theory and Practice

  • Crime-Terror Alliances and the State: Ethnonationalist and Islamist Challenges to Regional Security book cover

    Crime-Terror Alliances and the State

    Ethnonationalist and Islamist Challenges to Regional Security, 1st Edition

    By Lyubov Grigorova Mincheva, Ted Robert Gurr

    This book examines the trans-border connections between militant and criminal networks and the relationship between these and the states in which they operate. "Unholy alliances" is a term used to describe hybrid trans-border militant and criminal networks that pose serious threats to security in…

    Paperback – 2013-12-06
    Contemporary Security Studies

  • Transnational Crime and Human Rights: Responses to Human Trafficking in the Greater Mekong Subregion book cover

    Transnational Crime and Human Rights

    Responses to Human Trafficking in the Greater Mekong Subregion, 1st Edition

    By Susan Kneebone, Julie Debeljak

    Transnational Crime and Human Rights offers an evaluation of the responses to the transnational crime of human trafficking and governance of the issue through a case study of the Greater Mekong Subregion (GMS), which comprises Cambodia, the People's Republic of China, Lao People's Democratic…

    Paperback – 2013-11-11

  • Crime-Terror Nexus in South Asia: States, Security and Non-State Actors book cover

    Crime-Terror Nexus in South Asia

    States, Security and Non-State Actors, 1st Edition

    By Ryan Clarke

    This book examines the crime-terror nexus in South Asia, focusing in particular on the activities of non-state actors that operate out of Pakistan, and challenges the conventional wisdom that the Pakistan Taleban (TTP) and Al-Qaeda are Pakistan’s most serious security threats. Much research has…

    Paperback – 2013-10-07
    Asian Security Studies

  • Crime and Networks book cover

    Crime and Networks

    1st Edition

    Edited by Carlo Morselli

    This innovative collection of original essays showcases the use of social networks in the analysis and understanding of various forms of crime. More than any other past research endeavor, the seventeen chapters in this book apply to criminology the many conceptual and methodological options from…

    Paperback – 2013-09-26
    Criminology and Justice Studies

  • Criminal Insurgencies in Mexico and the Americas: The Gangs and Cartels Wage War book cover

    Criminal Insurgencies in Mexico and the Americas

    The Gangs and Cartels Wage War, 1st Edition

    Edited by Robert Bunker J

    In recent years, the south-western border of the United States has come under increasing pressure from the activities of Mexican narco-insurgents. These insurgents have developed rapidly from beginnings as nebulous gangs into networked cartels that have exposed the porosity of the border. These…

    Paperback – 2013-07-03

  • Peace Operations and Organized Crime: Enemies or Allies? book cover

    Peace Operations and Organized Crime

    Enemies or Allies?, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Cockayne, Adam Lupel

    Peace operations are increasingly on the front line in the international community’s fight against organized crime; this book explores how, in some cases, peace operations and organized crime are clear enemies, while in others, they may become tacit allies. The threat posed by organized crime to…

    Paperback – 2013-05-10
    Cass Series on Peacekeeping

  • Policing Serious Crime in China: From 'Strike Hard' to 'Kill Fewer' book cover

    Policing Serious Crime in China

    From 'Strike Hard' to 'Kill Fewer', 1st Edition

    By Susan Trevaskes

    Despite a resurgence in the number of studies of Chinese social control over the past decade or so, no sustained work in English has detailed the recent developments in policy and practice against serious crime, despite international recognition that Chinese policing of serious crime is relatively…

    Paperback – 2013-04-15
    Routledge Studies on China in Transition

  • Somalia: State Collapse, Terrorism and Piracy book cover

    Somalia: State Collapse, Terrorism and Piracy

    1st Edition

    Edited by Brian J. Hesse

    The situation in Somalia today embodies some of the most pressing issues in international relations. How should the international community deal with the collapsed state that is Somalia? From the presence of al-Qaeda operatives to pirates, to what extent is Somalia a threat to global peace and…

    Paperback – 2012-12-07

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