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  • Mafia and Organized Crimeby James O. Finckenauer

    Oneworld Publications 2012; US$ 14.95

    Ruthless, cruel, and irresistibly cool: the Mafia has always appealed to the darker side of the imagination. But just what is the Mafia, how does it operate, and what can be done to combat it? James Finckenauer debunks the romantic notions and mystique surrounding the Mafia to reveal the harsh realities of global organized crime in countries spanning... more...

  • al-Qaidaby Christina Hellmich; Claudia Kotte

    Primus Verlag 2014; US$ 16.88

    Seit den Anschlägen vom 11. September 2001 gilt al-Qaida als Inbegriff des Terrorismus und beherrscht weltweit die Sicherheitsdebatten. Doch obwohl dieser Gruppierung höchste Aufmerksamkeit zuteil wird, bleibt unser Verständnis dessen, was sich hinter dem Phänomen namens "al-Qaida" verbirgt, ebenso vage wie widersprüchlich. Welche Struktur... more...

  • Guns and Gangsby Graeme McLagan

    Allison & Busby 2013; US$ 10.19

    An unprecedented investigation into the shocking realities of gun crime on Britain?s streets. Guns and Gangs lifts the lid on a hugely important modern-day problem – an expensive problem both in terms of money and young lives. After terrorism, the single greatest worry for law enforcement agencies is gun crime, and in particular ‘black on black?... more...

  • Scotland's Shameby John Ashton

    Birlinn 2013; US$ 11.83

    The bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over the small Scottish town of Lockerbie in December 1988 was one of the most notorious acts of terrorism in recent history. Its political and foreign policy repercussions have been enormous, and twenty-five years after the atrocity in which 270 lost their lives, debate still rages over the conviction of Abdelbaset... more...

  • Moderne Gewaltenby Ciro Krauthausen; Peter Waldmann

    Campus Verlag 2013; US$ 28.50

    Mafiöse Gruppen sind kein Überbleibsel aus längst vergangenen Zeiten. Organisierte Kriminalität kann zum "normalen" Gefüge moderner Gesellschaften gehören - wie etwa in Italien und Kolumbien. Doch auch dort gibt es keine Verbrechensimperien, höchstens Diktaturen innerhalb eines ansonsten lose organisierten illegalen Marktgeschehens. Denn... more...

  • Undercoverby Olaf Stieglitz

    Campus Verlag 2013; US$ 32.72

    Denunziationen unterliegen auch in den USA einem moralischen Tabu. Sie gelten als geradezu unamerikanisch. Trotzdem war und ist die Denunziation allgegenwärtig, sie wurde verübt und bewertet, sie wurde verachtet oder als patriotische Pflicht gewürdigt. Olaf Stieglitz schildert, welche Rolle Überwachung und Spitzeltum seit dem Ende des 19. Jahrhunderts... more...

  • Be Silent or Be Killedby Roger Hunt

    Luath Press Ltd 2013; US$ 9.32

    On 26 November 2008, India came under a series of horrific terrorist attacks which killed more than 150 people, and injured hundreds more. Scottish banker Roger Hunt was staying at the Oberoi Trident Hotel in Mumbai and found himself caught up in the siege. Trapped in his hotel room, defenceless against the suicidal terrorists killing people in cold... more...

  • Syria through Jihadist Eyesby Nibras Kazimi

    Hoover Institution Press 2010; US$ 9.99

    With field notes accumulated in a Syrian environment not generally hospitable to research and inquiry, Nibras Kazimi provides a unique view of the Syrian regime and its base at home, filling a void in our understanding of the intelligence barons and soldiers who run that country. He offers a look at the tactical, propagandists and strategic ingredients... more...

  • The World's Most Evil Gangsby Nigel Blundell

    John Blake 2013; US$ 8.99

    The darkest depths of the organized underworld, from mobsters in the U.S. to Hells Angels in Germany to child armies in Africa   Historically, those outside the law have always tended to band together in pursuit of riches and power, eventually spawning the murky, brutal world of today's organized crime discussed here. This book traces the origins... more...

  • Criminologists on Terrorism and Homeland Securityby Brian Forst; Jack R. Greene; James P. Lynch

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 116.00

    This volume presents 19 original essays addressing issues surrounding terrorism from the unique perspective of criminology. more...