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Mafia Brotherhoods: Organized Crime, Italian Style


ISBN13: 9780195375268
Published: August 2008
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: £20.49



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Relying on previously undisclosed confessions of former mafia members now cooperating with the police, Letizia Paoli provides a clinically accurate portrait of mafia behavior, motivations, and structure in Italy. The mafia, Paoli demonstrates, are essentially multifunctional ritual brotherhoods focused above all on retaining and consolidating their local political power base. A truly interdisciplinary work of history, politics, economics, and sociology, Mafia Brotherhoods reveals in dramatic detail the true face of one of the world's most mythologized criminal organizations.

A former consultant to the Italian Ministry of the Interior, Paoli has first hand experience in dealing with organized crime

Series: Studies in Crime and Public Policy

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World Heroin Market: Can Supply Be Cut? ISBN 9780195322996
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Juvenile Justice in the Making ISBN 9780195160451
Published January 2006
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Punishment and Democracy New ed
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ISBN 9780195171174
Published July 2005
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Bad Kids: Race and the Transformation of the Juvenile Court
Barry C. FeldCentennial Professor of Law, University of Minnesota, USA
ISBN 9780195097887
Published October 2002
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Published June 2002
Oxford University Press
£17.99
Gun Violence: The Real Costs New ed
Philip J. CookITT/Sanford Professor of Public Policy, Duke University, USA, Jens LudwigAssistant Professor of Public Policy, Georgetown University, USA
ISBN 9780195153842
Published January 2002
Oxford University Press
£29.49
Penal Populism and Public Opinion
Julian V. RobertsProfessor of Criminology, University of Ottawa, Canada, Loretta J. StalansAssociate Professor of Criminal Justice, Loyola University, Chicago, USA, David (Senior Research Fellow University of Western Australia Australi Indemaur
ISBN 9780195136234
Published January 2002
Oxford University Press
£65.00
Penal Populism and Public Opinion (eBook)
Julian V. RobertsProfessor of Criminology, University of Ottawa, Canada, Loretta J. StalansAssociate Professor of Criminal Justice, Loyola University, Chicago, USA, David (Senior Research Fellow University of Western Australia Australi Indemaur
ISBN 9780190285777
Published January 2002
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Restorative Justice and Responsive Regulation
John BraithwaiteProfessor of Law, Australian National University, Australia
ISBN 9780195136395
Published December 2001
Oxford University Press
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John BraithwaiteProfessor of Law, Australian National University, Australia
ISBN 9780190285814
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Sentencing Matters New ed ISBN 9780195122930
Published April 1999
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Bad Kids ISBN 9780195097870
Published April 1999
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£56.00
Hate Crimes: Criminal Law and Identity Politics ISBN 9780195114485
Published April 1998
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£51.00
Responding to Troubled Youth ISBN 9780195098532
Published February 1998
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The Habits of Legality: Criminal Justice and the Rule of Law
Francis A. AllenProfessor of Law and Huber C. Hurst Eminent Scholar, University of Florida, USA
ISBN 9780195100884
Published August 1997
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ISBN 9780195115833
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