Contemporary Organized Crime: Developments, Challenges and Responses

Hans Nelen (Editor), Dina Siegel (Editor)

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This edited volume explores recent research and developments in the study of organized crime. It covers six key areas: drug-related issues; human trafficking and prostitution; sports and crime; procurement and corruption; and enforcement and prevention.

The contributors provide timely research for understanding various aspects of organized crime, as well as the responses that have been developed worldwide to prevent and contain them. These contributions were presented at seminars of the Centre for Information and Research on Organized Crime (CIROC). It will be of interest to researchers in Criminology and Criminal Justice, particularly with an interest in organized crime and criminal networks, as well as related fields such as Comparative Law, and Political Science.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationCham
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages280
ISBN (Electronic)978-3-030-56592-3
ISBN (Print)978-3-030-56591-6, 978-3-030-56594-7
Publication statusPublished - 2021

Publication series

SeriesStudies of Organized Crime

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