Organised Crime

Discuss the question :Organized Crime is “a specter haunting globalization”(Abraham and van Schendel, 2005:2).

Essay; Organised crime is “a spectre haunting globalisation” (Abraham and van Schendel,
2005: 2). Discuss.

Reference Recommended:
• Aas, K., F. (2007) Globalization and Crime, London: Sage (ebook with unlimited access plus 1 print copy)

• Allam, F. and Gilmor, S. (eds.) (2012) The Routledge Handbook of Transnational Organized Crime, Abingdon: Routledge (ebook, and 2 print copies)

• Mallory, S. (2012) Understanding Organised Crime, 2nd edition, Sudbury, MA: Jones and Bartlett Learning (4 print copies)

• Obokata, T. and Payne B. (2017) Transnational Organised Crime, A Comparative Analysis. London Routledge. (ebook)

• Bhattacharyya, G. (2005) Traffick: The Illicit Movement of People and Things, London: Pluto Press (ebook)

• Castells, M. (1998) End of Millennium. Oxford Blackwell. (ebook and 1 print copy)

• Galeotti, M. (ed) (2005) Global Crime Today: The Changing Face of Organised Crime, London: Routledge (ebook)

• Glenny, M. (2008) McMafia: Crime Without Frontiers, London: Bodley Head (Not held as yet, library trying to obtain copies)

• Glenny, M. (2009) McMafia: Seriously Organised Crime, London Vintage (2 print copies)

• Green, P. and Ward, T. (2004) State Crime: Governments, Violence and Corruption, London: Pluto Press. (ebook and 6 copies)

• Louise, S. (2010) Human Trafficking: A Global Perspective, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press (ebook and 1 print copy)

• Madsen, F. (2009) Transnational Organized Crime, New York: Routledge (ebook)

• Maggy, L (2011) Trafficking and global crime control. London Sage (ebook and 2 print copies)

• Moynagh, M. and Worsley, R. (2008) Going Global: Key Questions for the 21st Century, London: A & C Black (chapter 11: ‘Will global crime get the upper hand?’) (1 print copy)

• Pakes, F. (2013) Globalisation and the challenge to criminology, London: Routledge (ebook)

• Reichel, P. and Albanese, J. (2005) Handbook of Transnational Crime and Justice. Thousand Oaks, Calif (3 print copies)

• Van Dijk, J. (2007) Mafia markers: assessing organized crime and its impact upon societies. Trends in Organised Crime, December 2007, Volume 10, Issue 4, pp 39–56. (Google Search)

• Wright, A. (2006) Organised Crime, Uffculme: Willan (3 print copies)

Useful Websites (CJS NI) (Northern Ireland Office Online) (Organised Crime Taskforce NI) (British Society of Criminology website) (British Government’s Information Service website) (UK Foreign Office) (NCA UK) (US Department of Homeland Security) (Non-governmental organisation monitors police and state activities) (Department of Justice Northern Ireland) (Northern Ireland Assembly) (FBI USA) (Europol, EU) (Eurojust, EU) (Criminal Assets Bureau, Ireland) (Organised Crime Policy, EU) (UN Office of Drugs and Crime) (UNTOC) (DEA, USA)

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