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Abadinsky, Howard

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9780534543808: Organized Crime

The sixth edition of this text is completely updated to reflect the many recent changes in the structure and environment of organized crime. Abadinsky provides a detailed analysis of the origins, history, theoretical explanations, and structure of organized crime. He then examines the business of organized crime, including drug trafficking, gambling, and loansharking. The methods employed by law enforcement agencies to combat organized crime, and the policy decisions reached by various investigating committees and commissions, including the Presidents' Commission on Organized Crime, are also explored.

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Howard Abadinsky was an inspector for the Cook County Sheriff's Office for eight years and a New York State parole officer and then a senior parole officer for 15 years. The author holds a B.A. from Queens College of the City University of New York, an M.S.W. from Fordham University, and a Ph.D. from New York University. He is the author of several books, including PROBATION AND PAROLE, DRUGS and LAW AND JUSTICE.

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Abadinsky, Howard
Published by Wadsworth Pub Co (1999)
ISBN 10: 0534543804 ISBN 13: 9780534543808
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Book Description Wadsworth Pub Co, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 6th. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0534543804

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