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The Chinese Mafia

by Fenton S. Bresler

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Published by Stein and Day in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • Hong Kong.,
  • Asia, Southeastern.
    • Subjects:
    • Drug control -- China -- Hong Kong.,
    • Drug control -- Asia, Southeastern.,
    • Triads (Gangs) -- China -- Hong Kong.,
    • Triads (Gangs) -- Asia, Southeastern.,
    • Heroin.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementFenton Bresler.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5840.H6 B73 1981
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 227, [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4094343M
      ISBN 10081282752X
      LC Control Number80005797

        This book develops a new socio-economic theory of mafia emergence, incorporating Granovetter's argument on social embeddedness into Gambetta's economic theory of the mafia, to suggest that the rise of the Chinese mafia is primarily due to the negative influence of guanxi (a Chinese version of personal connections) on the effectiveness of the.   The Mafia has played a big part in popular culture on the screen for several decades. There’s The Godfather, The Sopranos, Donnie Brasco, Goodfellas, Casino, and The Freshman, for starters. And there are thousands of nonfiction books all about organized crime. But The Godfather aside, there are not a lot of well-known novels about the Mafia.

        How a white kid from Dorchester became a Chinatown kingpin The story behind “White Devil John,’’ the Boston man turned Chinese mafia boss who went on to lose it all. 关于black mafia和red mafia的区分很有意思,后者主要指的是提供庇护的腐败官员。 从二十年代上海青帮和国民党的关系,到当朝诸多不便多说之事,都体现了官与匪的合作关系。.

      This book develops a new socio-economic theory of mafia emergence, incorporating Granovetter's argument on social embeddedness into Gambetta's economic theory of the mafia, to suggest that the rise of the Chinese mafia is primarily due to the negative influence of guanxi (a Chinese version of personal connections) on the effectiveness of the. For more information on each book, you can click on the image for each title to go to Amazon page for the book. The Godfather: More than thirty years ago, a classic was born. A searing novel of the Mafia underworld, The Godfather introduced readers to the first family of American crime fiction, the Corleones, and the powerful legacy of.


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The Chinese Mafia by Fenton S. Bresler Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a well-written book on the rise of extra-legal protection (the Chinese mafia) in contemporary China. Chapter SIX The Red-Black Collusion is very impressive; it contains vivid discussions about the ways in which local gangs establish and employ their nexus with corrupt police by: The Chinese Mafia: The Most Frightening New Organization In International Crime Hardcover – April 1, by Fenton S.

Bresler (Author)Cited by:   A study of crime and deviance located within a fast growing economy, The Chinese Mafia offers a unique understanding of these activities within contemporary Chinese society and a new perspective for understanding the interaction between corruption and organized : The Chinese Mafia.

Fenton Bresler spent over two years and flew many thousands of miles to uncover the facts about the Chinese secret societies known as Triads, who are taking over organized crime in country after country, including the United States/5(5).

A study of crime and deviance located within a fast growing economy, The Chinese Mafia offers a unique understanding of these activities within contemporary Chinese society and a new perspective for understanding the interaction between corruption and organized crime.

This book develops a new socio-economic theory of mafia emergence, incorporating Granovetter's argument on social embeddedness into Gambetta's economic theory of the mafia, to suggest that the rise of the Chinese mafia is primarily due to the negative influence of guanxi (a Chinese version of personal connections) on the effectiveness of the formal legal system.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Bresler, Fenton S. Chinese Mafia. New York: Stein and Day, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors. Peng Wang's The Chinese Mafia examines the rise of mainland Chinese organized crime and the political-criminal nexus (collusion between gangs and corrupt.

This book develops a new socio-economic theory of mafia emergence, incorporating Granovetter's argument on social embeddedness into Gambetta's economic theory of the mafia, to suggest that the rise of the Chinese mafia is primarily due to the negative influence of guanxi (a Chinese version of personal connections) on the effectiveness of the formal legal : OUP Oxford.

Published in print January | ISBN: Published online March | e-ISBN: | DOI: :oso/ THE CHINESE MAFIA. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. Led by the Drug Enforcement Administration, Bresler contends, American law enforcement agencies (unlike the British) accept the existence of Triad secret societies and believe that the s will establish Chinese criminals as the biggest.

The Company, also called the Hawaiian Syndicate, is the name given to an organized crime syndicate based in Hawaii that controlled criminal activities in the state from the late s to the mid s.

Through the s organized crime in Hawaii was controlled primarily by local Asian criminal organizations, mainly Chinese Triads, Japanese Founding location: Hawaii.

The Chinese Mafia is organized crime which is ethnically Chinese. The Chinese Mafia is not a single organization, but consists of various types of organized crime groups. Some of them were founded in China itself and others were founded overseas by Chinese immigrants or their descendants.

Most of them are Triads and in turn most of the Triads are Chinese. The G-MAFIA is beholden to capitalist market forces; the BAT serves the will of the Chinese government. The book highlights warning signs of what happens when.

Get this from a library. The Chinese Mafia: organized crime, corruption, and extra-legal protection. [Peng Wang] -- Explores the rise of extra-legal protection organizations in contemporary China, contributing to the understanding of organized crime and corruption in the Chinese.

This book develops a new socio-economic theory of mafia emergence, incorporating Granovetter's argument on social embeddedness into Gambetta's economic theory of the mafia, to suggest that the rise of the Chinese mafia is primarily due to the negative influence of guanxi (a Chinese version of personal connections) on the effectiveness of the /5(9).

The book suggests that the rise of the Chinese mafia is due to the negative influence of guanxi (a Chinese version of personal connections) on the effectiveness of the formal legal system.

The contradiction between guanxi and the formal legal system has two major consequences. First published in German inand reissued inthis is the classic sociological work on the mafia. Hess is on a mission to debunk all mafia myths – its medieval origin, its masonic. This book consists of three main parts.

The first part has two chapters, focusing on theory and history. Following a theoretical discussion about mafia emergence in this chapter, Chapter 2 presents the history of Chinse organized crime in late imperial and modern China () with particular emphasis on the rise of the Shanghai Green Gang as a pseudo-government in the first half of the.

CHINESE TRANSNATIONAL ORGANIZED CRIME: THE FUK CHING by James O. Finckenauer, Ph.D. International Center National Institute of Justice Organizational Structure The organizational structure of Chinese organized crime in the United States is quite complex. Broadly defined, there is a great variety of Chinese criminal organizations.

xiii, p., [4] leaves of plates: 24 cm $ First published in under title: The trail of the Triads Bibliography: p. [] Includes indexPages: Book itself is nothing shocking or revealing for anyone who has read about the mafia in the past.

However, on a deeper note, it is fascinating to learn about internal working of organized crime. The depiction of treachery and deceit between phil and his no good uncle is. How a year-old white boy rose to become a Chinese mafia boss: 'White Devil' was a down-and-out orphan in Boston until the Ping On mob gave him the life - and woman - of his dreams.