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Title Organised crime in Europe : concepts, patterns, and control policies in the European Union and beyond / edited by Cyrille Fijnaut and Letizia Paoli.

Published The Netherlands ; Norwell, MA : Springer, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  364.106094 ORGA    AVAILABLE
Physical description xii, 1074 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Studies of organized crime ; v. 4.
Studies of organized crime ; v. 4.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface / Letizia Paoli and Cyrille Fijnaut -- General introduction / Letizia Paoli and Cyrille Fijnaut -- Pt. I. History of organised crime -- Introduction to part I : the history of the concept / Letizia Paoli and Cyrille Fijnaut -- Mafia and the 'problem of the mafia' : organised crime in Italy, 1820-1970 / Gianluca Fulvetti -- Multiple underworlds in the Dutch Republic of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / Florike Egmond -- 'Many a lord is guilty, indeed for many a poor man's dishonest deed' : gangs of robbers in early modern Germany / Katrin Lange -- Banditry in Corsica : the eighteenth to twentieth centuries / Stephen Wilson -- From thievish Artel to criminal corporation : the history of organised crime in Russia / Yakov Gilinskiy and Yakov Kostjukovsky -- Urban knights and rebels in the Ottoman empire / Yucel Yesilgoz and Frank Bovenkerk -- Comparative synthesis of part I / Cyrille Fijnaut and Letizia Paoli -- Pt. II. Contemporary patterns of organised crime -- Introduction to part II : sources and literature / Cyrille Fijnaut and Letizia Paoli -- Organised crime in Italy : mafia and illegal markets - exception and normality / Letizia Paoli -- Crossing borders : organised crime in the Netherlands / Edward Kleemans -- Organised crime in Germany : a Passe-Partout definition encompassing different phenomena / Jorg Kinzig and Anna Luczak -- How organised is organised crime in France? / Nacer Lalam -- Spain : the flourishing illegal drug haven in Europe / Alejandra Gomez-Cespedes and Per Stangeland -- Nature and representation of organised crime in the United Kingdom / Dick Hobbs -- Czech Republic : a crossroads for organised crime / Miroslav Nozina -- Organised crime in Poland : its development from 'real socialism' to present times / Emil Plywaczewski -- Illegal markets and organised crime in Switzerland : a critical assessment / Claudio Besozzi -- Organised crime in Albania : the ugly side of capitalism and democracy / Vasilika Hysi -- Contemporary Russian organised crime : embedded in Russian society / Louise Shelley -- Turkish mafia and the state / Frank Bovenkerk and Yucel Yesilgoz -- Comparative synthesis of part II / Letizia Paoli and Cyrille Fijnaut -- Pt. III. Organised crime control policies -- Introduction to part III : the initiatives of the European Union and the Council of Europe / Cyrille Fijnaut and Letizia Paoli -- Paradox of effectiveness : growth, institutionalisation and evaluation of anti-mafia policies in Italy / Antonio La Spina -- Organised crime policies in the Netherlands / Henk Van de Bunt -- Organised crime policies in Germany / Michael Kilchling -- Control of organised crime in France : a fuzzy concept but a handy reference / Thierry Godefroy -- Organised crime control policies in Spain : a 'disorganised' criminal policy for 'organised' crime / Jose Luis De la Cuesta -- Making of the United Kingdom's organised crime control policies / Michael Levi -- Denmark on the road to organised crime / Karin Cornils and Vagn Greve -- Organised crime policies in the Czech Republic : a hard road from under-estimation to the European standard / Miroslav Scheinost -- Development of organised crime policies in Poland : from socialist regime to 'Rechtsstaat' / Emil Plywaczewski and Wojciech Filipkowski -- Organised crime policies in Switzerland : opening the way for a new type of criminal legislation / Karl-Ludwig Kunz and Elias Hofstetter -- Organised crime control in Albania : the long and difficult path to meet international standards and develop effective policies / Vasilika Hysi -- Anti-organised crime policies in Russia / Thomas Krussmann -- Comparative synthesis of part III / Cyrille Fijnaut and Letizia Paoli -- General conclusion / Letizia Paoli and Cyrille Fijnaut.
Other author Fijnaut, Cyrille, 1946-
Paoli, Letizia.
Subject Organized crime -- Europe -- History.
Organized crime -- Government policy -- Europe.
Crime prevention -- Europe -- History.
Crime prevention -- Europe.
Organized crime -- European Union countries -- History.
Variant Title Organized crime in Europe.
ISBN 1402026153