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Title: WHITE COLLAR CRIME - A SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
Corporate Author: National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
United States of America
Editor(s): P OSTERMANN; E L WILLIAMS; K O'BRIEN; S SHAPIRO
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 69
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Institute of Justice/NCJRS
Rockville, MD 20849
Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Sale Source: Superintendent of Documents, GPO
Washington, DC 20402
United States of America

National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS ANNOTATED ALPHABETICAL LISTING PRESENTS 119 BOOKS, STUDIES, REPORTS, AND JOURNAL ARTICLES ON THE VARIOUS TYPES OF OFFENSES WHICH FALL UNDER THE 'WHITE COLLAR' DESIGNATION.
Abstract: THE AREAS COVERED INCLUDE EMBEZZLEMENT, ANTI-TRUST VIOLATIONS, PRICE-FIXING, EMPLOYEE THEFT, CORRUPTION OF PUBLIC OFFICIALS, BRIBERY, KICKBACKS, COMPUTER CRIMES, LAND FRAUD, SECURITIES FRAUD, TAX EVASION, AND CONSUMER FRAUD. PERTINENT REFERENCE DATA IS PROVIDED FOR RESEARCHERS, CITIZENS, AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL WHO WISH TO INCREASE THEIR AWARENESS AND UNDERSTANDING OF WHITE COLLAR CRIME. BIBLIOGRAPHIC ENTRIES ARE ARRANGED BY FOUR MAIN CATEGORIES. THE FIRST SECTION INCLUDES GENERAL WORKS WHICH RELATE WHITE COLLAR CRIME TO THE BROADER STUDY OF CRIMINOLOGY OR WHICH DISCUSS A BROAD AREA OF WHITE COLLAR CRIME. A SECOND CATEGORY OF DOCUMENTS CONSISTS OF LAW ENFORCEMENT-PROSECUTION SELECTIONS WHICH PRESENT MATERIAL OF INTEREST TO INVESTIGATORS AND PROSECUTORS AND WHICH DESCRIBE PROMISING STEPS THAT HAVE BEEN MADE BY SPECIAL WHITE COLLAR PROSECUTION UNITS. CASE STUDIES OF SPECIFIC TYPES OF WHITE COLLAR CRIME OR SPECIFIC CRIMES MAKE UP THE THIRD CATEGORY. THE FINAL SECTION INCLUDES FOREIGN SELECTIONS - EITHER FOREIGN ENGLISH-LANGUAGE DOCUMENTS OR NCJRS TRANSLATIONS - WHICH ILLUSTRATE THE DISPARATE DEFINITIONS OF AND APPROACHES TO WHITE COLLAR CRIME. A LIST OF SOURCES AND A RESOURCE LIST, IDENTIFYING SOME OF THE AGENCIES AND ORGANIZATIONS PERFORMING RESEARCH OR FUNDING PROJECTS IN THE GENERAL AREA OF WHITE COLLAR CRIME, ARE APPENDED.
Index Term(s): Case studies; Criminal investigation; Criminology; Law enforcement; Offender classification; Offense classification; Prosecution; White collar crime
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