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Unchecked Corporate Power
Language: en
Pages: 212
Authors: Gregg Barak
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-03 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Why are crimes of the suite punished more leniently than crimes of the street? When police killings of citizens go unpunished, political torture is sanctioned by the state, and the financial frauds of Wall Street traders remain unprosecuted, nothing succeeds with such regularity as the active failures of national states
Unchecked Corporate Power
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Gregg Barak
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-03 - Publisher: Routledge

Why are crimes of the suite punished more leniently than crimes of the street? When police killings of citizens go unpunished, political torture is sanctioned by the state, and the financial frauds of Wall Street traders remain unprosecuted, nothing succeeds with such regularity as the active failures of national states
Crime TV
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Jonathan A. Grubb, Chad Posick
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-07-27 - Publisher: NYU Press

"This book offers a straightforward and vibrant approach to the study of criminal behavior and contemporary criminal justice issues through the use of popular TV shows. Students, researchers, and anyone else interested in crime will find this book an accessible and informative resource for understanding the causes of crime and
Corporate Power and Ownership in Contemporary Capitalism
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Susanne Soederberg
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-14 - Publisher: Routledge

Despite the influence corporations wield over all aspects of everyday life, there has been a remarkable absence of critical inquiry into the social constitution of this power. In analysing the complex relationship between corporate power and the widespread phenomenon of share ownership, this book seeks to map and define the
Chronicles of a Radical Criminologist
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Gregg Barak
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-15 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Over the past five decades, prominent criminologist Gregg Barak has worked as an author, editor, and book review editor; his large body of work has been grounded in traditional academic prose. His new book, Chronicles of a Radical Criminologist, while remaining scholarly in its intent, departs from the typical academic