White-Collar Crime: A Text/Reader

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SAGE, Nov 4, 2011 - Law - 694 pages
White-Collar Crime: A Text/Reader, part of the text/reader series in criminology and criminal justice incorporates contemporary and classic readings (some including policy implications) accompanied by original text that provides a theoretical framework and context for students. The comprehensive coverage of the book includes crimes by workers sales oriented systems, crimes in the health care system, crimes by criminal justice professionals and politicians, crimes in the educational system, crimes in the economic and technological systems, crimes by employees in the housing industry, corporate crime, environmental crime, explanations of white-collar crime, the police and court responses to white-collar crime, and the corrections sub-system and white-collar crime. Features of the book include key points, in focus box inserts, discussion questions, section summaries, and photos.
 

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Contents

A Systems Perspective
1
A Systems Perspective
3
HOW TO READ A RESEARCH ARTICLE
25
Definitions Extent and Consequences
34
READINGS
56
Occupational CrimeOccupational Deviance
63
A Systems Perspective
71
Commercial Food Service Operations
93
Crimes by the Corporate System
339
READINGS
376
Environmental Crime
391
The U S Environmental Protection Agency
405
Problems Addressing Environmental Crimes
416
READINGS
421
Explaining WhiteCollar Crime
435
READINGS
470

Crimes in the Health Care System
102
READINGS
124
WhiteCollar Crime in Criminal Justice Political and Religious Systems
145
READINGS
173
Crimes in the Educational System
201
READINGS
224
ORI Findings of Scientific Misconduct in Clinical Trials
230
Crime in the Economic and Technological Systems
240
READINGS
273
Crimes in the Housing System
289
10
302
11
308
READINGS
311
12
321
Completely Out of Control or the Desire to Be in Complete Controls?
480
Specifying a Trajectory
487
Policing WhiteCollar Crime
495
READINGS
531
Judicial Proceedings and WhiteCollar Crime
541
READINGS
572
The Corrections Subsystem and WhiteCollar Crime
591
READINGS
622
Glossary
642
References
653
Credits and Sources
678
Index
682
About the Author
695
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Brian K. Payne received his doctorate in criminology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1993. He is currently the vice provost for academic affairs at Old Dominion University, where he is tenured in the Department of Sociology and Criminal Justice, and the chair of the Hampton Roads Cybersecurity Education, Workforce, and Economic Development Alliance. He is a former editor of the American Journal of Criminal Justice, past president of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences and past president of the Southern Criminal Justice Association. Payne is the author or coauthor of more than 160 journal articles and seven books including White-Collar Crime: The Essentials (Sage), Family Violence and Criminal Justice (Elsevier, with Randy Gainey), and Crime and Elder Abuse: An Integrated Perspective (Charles C Thomas). He won the local Pinewood Derby when he was in the fourth grade.