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A Trial of Witches: A Seventeenth-century Witchcraft Prosecution

Gilbert Geis, Ivan Bunn - History - 1997 - 284 pages
In 1662, Amy Denny and Rose Cullender were accused of witchcraft, and, in one of the most important of such cases in England, stood trial and were hanged in Bury St Edmunds. A ...
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White-Collar Criminal: The Offender in Business And the Professions

Gilbert Geis - Social Science - 2006 - 448 pages
In his presidential address to the American Sociological Society more than a quarter of a century ago, Edwin H. Sutherland advanced the idea that crime was being perpetrated by ...
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Crimes of the Century: From Leopold and Loeb to O.J. Simpson

Gilbert Geis, Leigh B. Bienen - Law - 1998 - 230 pages
Describes five dramatic trials of the twentieth century with details on the crime, the police investigation, and the court proceedings, and examines the outcome and aftermath ...
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Stealing Dreams: A Fertility Clinic Scandal

Mary Dodge, Gilbert Geis - Medical - 2003 - 235 pages
When three whistle-blowers informed authorities and the media in 1995 that doctors at the prestigious and lucrative Center for Reproductive Health -- a fertility clinic ...
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Prescription for Profit: How Doctors Defraud Medicaid

Paul Jesilow, Henry N. Pontell, Gilbert Geis - Medical - 1993 - 247 pages
In this explosive exposť of our health care system, Paul Jesilow, Henry N. Pontell, and Gilbert Geis uncover the dark side of physician practice. Using interviews with doctors ...
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Lessons of Criminology

Gilbert Geis, Mary Dodge - Political Science - 2002 - 265 pages
Presents the stories, musings, advice and conclusions of well-known criminologists about their research and their careers. Provides readers with suggestions about how to manage ...
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White-Collar and Corporate Crime: A Documentary and Reference Guide

Gilbert Geis - Business & Economics - 2011 - 351 pages
• Provides dozens of court documents, legislative hearing transcripts, muckraking articles, and accounts of crooked behavior in the upper echelons of power • Contains numerous ...
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Criminology: Explaining Crime and Its Context

Stephen E. Brown, Finn-Aage Esbensen, Gilbert Geis - Social Science - 2012 - 578 pages
This highly acclaimed criminology text presents an up-to-date review and analysis of criminological theories. It incorporates current examples of deterrence research regarding ...
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