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Gangs and Gang Culture.
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Gangs and Gang Culture.

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Gangs : opposing viewpoints.

Subjects: Gangs -- United States; Crime -- United States; Administration of criminal justice

  • Abstract: Summary: Presents various articles that present opposing viewpoints about the reasons behind gang behavior, the breadth of the problem of gang violence, and how our ...

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Gangs : a handbook for community awareness.

Subjects: Gangs -- United States; Crime prevention -- United States

  • Abstract: Summary: A guide to recognizing and understanding gangs, providing a history of the rise of street gangs ...

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Gangs; trouble in the streets.

Subjects: Gangs -- United States; Juvenile delinquency -- Prevention; Violence

  • Abstract: Summary: Looks at the history of street gangs, explains why young people are drawn to gangs, and ...

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When prison gangs become organized crime: Studying protection arrangements and their consequences.

Subjects: GANGS; ORGANIZED crime; PRISONS

  • Source: Trends in Organized Crime. Dec2022, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p365-377. 13p.

  • Abstract: Despite interest in the subject, the study of prison gangs has been meagre since the late 1980s. Occasional studies appear, but ... Copyright of Trends in Organized Crime is the property of Springer Nature and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites ...

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The Gangs Of New York : An Informal History Of The Underworld

Subjects: Gangs--New York (State)--New YorkTRUE CRIME / General; TRUE CRIME / Murder / General; TRUE CRIME / Organized Crime

  • Abstract: Herbert Asbury presents here a vivid and startling account of New York gangdom from its beginning in Revolutionary times to comparatively recent days.Here are ...

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Self-governing prisons: Prison gangs in an international perspective.

Subjects: GANGS; PRISONS; PRISON conditionsKYRGYZSTAN; NORTHERN Ireland; BRAZIL

  • Source: Trends in Organized Crime. Dec2022, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p1-16. 16p. 1 Chart.

  • Abstract: This paper finds qualified support for the use of Skarbek's (2011, 2014) governance theory to understand the emergence of prison gang-like groups in Kyrgyzstan, Northern Ireland and ... Copyright of Trends in Organized Crime is the property of Springer Nature and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites ...

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Gangs

Subjects: YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Social Topics / Violence; YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Social Topics / Peer Pressure

  • Abstract: The primary source writings in this anthology have been selected to provide your readers with a broad spectrum of viewpoints on gangs

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From prison gangs to transnational mafia: the expansion of organized crime in Brazil.

Subjects: ORGANIZED crime; MAFIA; CIVIL societyBRAZIL; SAO Paulo (Brazil : State)

  • Source: Trends in Organized Crime. Dec2022, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p443-465. 23p. 1 Chart, 4 Graphs, 2 Maps.

  • Abstract: This article uses quantitative and qualitative data to document the alarming expansion of the three largest organized criminal groups (OCGs) in Brazil, the Primeiro Comando ... Copyright of Trends in Organized Crime is the property of Springer Nature and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites ...

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The organization of Danish gangs: a transaction cost approach.

Subjects: TRANSACTION costs; RATIONAL choice theory; GANG membersDENMARK

  • Source: Trends in Organized Crime. Sep2021, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p361-377. 17p.

  • Abstract: How do criminal groups organize, operate, and govern in Denmark? We argue that organized crime groups face governance challenges in the form of principal-agent problems ... Copyright of Trends in Organized Crime is the property of Springer Nature and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites ...

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Deterring neighborhood gangs in accordance with Law 20-03 of August 30, 2020 related to the prevention and control of neighborhood gangs -An analytical study

Subjects: punishment; mechanisms; neighborhood gangs

  • Source: مجلة الاجتهاد للدراسات القانونية والاقتصادية, Vol 11, Iss 02, Pp 87-110 (2022)

  • Abstract: The objective of this topic is; Studying the efficacy of the penalties, methods and mechanisms addressed by the legislator through Law No. 20/03 in combating neighborhood

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