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dc.contributor.authorPAOLI, Letizia
dc.date.accessioned2012-07-05T12:50:16Z
dc.date.available2012-07-05T12:50:16Z
dc.date.issued2003
dc.identifier.citationNew York, Oxford University Press, 2003en
dc.identifier.isbn0195375262
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1814/22655
dc.description.abstractRelying on previously undisclosed confessions of former mafia members now cooperating with the police, Letizia Paoli provides a clinically accurate portrait of mafia behavior, motivations, and structure in Italy. The mafia, Paoli demonstrates, are essentially multifunctional ritual brotherhoods focused above all on retaining and consolidating their local political power base. A truly interdisciplinary work of history, politics, economics, and sociology, Mafia Brotherhoods reveals in dramatic detail the true face of one of the world's most mythologized criminal organizations.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherOxford University Pressen
dc.titleMafia Brotherhoods: Organized crime, Italian styleen
dc.typeBooken
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dc.description.versionPublished version of EUI PhD thesis, 1997en


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