Organized Crime: A Reference Handbook

Front Cover
ABC-CLIO, Jan 1, 1995 - Social Science - 297 pages
0 Reviews
The latest in ABC-CLIO's series of background information for discussions or writing about contemporary issues. Ryan (criminal justice, Long Island U.) examines the Mafia and other organized crime groups, and efforts to control it. Included are a chronology from 1850 to 1995, biographical sketches of cops and robbers, documents and quotations from a wide variety of sources, a directory of resource institutions, and lists of selected print and non-print resources, and a glossary without pronunciation. The treatment is structured around ethnic minorities. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Organized Crime Groups
31
Controlling Organized Crime
63
Chronology
95
Copyright

7 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information