Organized Crime Products

  • Mafia-type Organisations and Extortion in Italy

    The Camorra in Campania

    Edited by Giacomo Di Gennaro, Antonio La Spina

    Mafia-type organizations generate several distorting effects on the economy. In Italy their presence is endemic, and not only in Southern regions such as Sicily, Campania or Calabria. Such organizations endure the fierce and continuous pressure exerted by Italian anti-mafia policy, maybe the most…

    Hardback – 2017-02-01 

  • Routledge Handbook of Human Trafficking

    Edited by Ryszard Piotrowicz, Conny Rijken, Baerbel Heide Uhl

    Trafficking in human beings (THB) has been described as ‘modern slavery’. It is a serious criminal activity that has significant ramifications for the human rights of the victims. It poses major challenges to the State, society and individual victims. THB is not a static given but a constantly…

    Hardback – 2017-01-31 
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Global Organized Crime

    A 21st Century Approach

    By Mitchel P. Roth

    In the maelstrom of globalization and cyberspace, organized crime continues to defy definition. A diverse array of activities are perpetuated by criminal organizations, criminal groups and associations, and gangs, and it is clear that one specific label is no longer adequate. This book offers a…

    Paperback – 2017-01-17 

  • Rethinking the Security-Development Nexus

    Organised Crime in Post-Conflict States

    By Sasha Jesperson

    This book critically examines the security-development nexus through an analysis of organised crime responses in post-conflict states. As the trend has evolved, the security-development nexus has received significant attention from policymakers as a new means to address security threats.…

    Hardback – 2016-11-30 
    Routledge Studies in Conflict, Security and Development

  • Human Smuggling and Border Crossings

    By Gabriella Sanchez

    Graphic narratives of tragedies involving the journeys of irregular migrants trying to reach destinations in the global north are common in the media and are blamed almost invariably on human smuggling facilitators, described as rapacious members of highly structured underground transnational…

    Paperback – 2016-10-11
    Routledge Studies in Criminal Justice, Borders and Citizenship

  • Transnational Organised Crime

    A Comparative Analysis

    By Tom Obokata, Brian Payne

    Organised crime covers a wide range of activities, including drug trafficking, illegal trafficking of people, and fraud. The existence of a land border does not impede these operations; instead in many cases it is used to their advantage. In response, law enforcement strategies must include a…

    Hardback – 2016-09-12
    Routledge Research in Transnational Crime and Criminal Law

  • The Role of Consent in Human Trafficking

    By Jessica Elliott

    Human trafficking is consistently featured on the global political agenda. This book examines the trafficking of adult female victims for sexual exploitation, and specifically the understanding of consent and its influence in the identification and treatment of trafficking victims. Jessica Elliott…

    Paperback – 2016-08-04

  • Organised Crime in European Businesses

    Edited by Ernesto U. Savona, Michele Riccardi, Giulia Berlusconi

    The infiltration of organised crime in the legitimate economy has emerged as a transnational phenomenon. This book constitutes an unprecedented study of the involvement of criminal groups in the legitimate economy and their infiltration in legal businesses, and is the first to bridge the research…

    Hardback – 2016-08-02
    Routledge Studies in Crime and Society

  • Crime, Law and Justice in New Zealand

    By Greg Newbold

    Crime, Law and Justice in New Zealand examines the recent crime trends and the social, political, and legal changes in New Zealand from the end of the twentieth century to the present. Serving as the only New Zealand–specific criminal justice text, this book takes a direct look at what is unique…

    Paperback – 2016-05-27

  • Human Trafficking

    Contexts and Connections to Conventional Crime

    Edited by Joan Reid

    Human trafficking involves the violation of societal norms and often activates criminal justice responses including police, courts, juvenile justice, and child protective services. Due to the complex nature of human trafficking, some behaviours that facilitate human trafficking cannot be easily…

    Hardback – 2016-04-01
    Routledge Academic

  • Global Injustice and Crime Control

    By Wendy Laverick

    Global Injustice and Crime Control places cross-border, cross-national and international crime and crime control within its wider context. It examines theory from a range of disciplines and introduces students to the frequently neglected area of the world order and world politics, in an effort to…

    Paperback – 2016-02-19
    Global Issues in Crime and Justice

  • The Politics of Controlling Organized Crime in Greater China

    By Sonny Shiu-Hing Lo

    In China, the central government has the political will to control organized crime, which is seen as a national security threat. The crux of the problem is how to control local governments that have demonstrated lax enforcement without sufficient regulation from the provincial governments. The…

    Hardback – 2015-11-26
    Routledge Contemporary China Series

1Series in Organized Crime

Product Search