Transnational Organized Crime

Transnational organized crime interferes with the everyday lives of more and more people - and represents a serious threat to democracy. By now, organized crime has become an inherent feature of economic globalization, and the fine line between the legal and illegal operation of business networks is...

Full description

Main Author: Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung, N/A
Other Authors: Schönenberg, Regine
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Bielefeld, Germany transcript Verlag 20130615
Subjects:
Online Access:
Collection: OAPEN - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Transnational organized crime interferes with the everyday lives of more and more people - and represents a serious threat to democracy. By now, organized crime has become an inherent feature of economic globalization, and the fine line between the legal and illegal operation of business networks is blurred. Additionally, few experts could claim to have comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the laws and regulations governing the international flow of trade, and hence of the borderline towards criminal transactions. This book offers contributions from 12 countries around the world authored by 25 experts from a wide range of academic disciplines, representatives from civil society organizations and private industry. Recognizing the complexity of the issue, this publication provides a cross cultural and multi-disciplinary analysis of transnational organized crime.(Conception: Regine Schönenberg and Annette von Schönfeld)
ISBN:9783839424957
9783837624953