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The Resource Theft of a nation : Wall Street looting and federal regulatory colluding, Gregg Barak

Theft of a nation : Wall Street looting and federal regulatory colluding, Gregg Barak

Label
Theft of a nation : Wall Street looting and federal regulatory colluding
Title
Theft of a nation
Title remainder
Wall Street looting and federal regulatory colluding
Statement of responsibility
Gregg Barak
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Theft of a Nation is a powerful criminological examination of Wall Street's recent financial meltdown. Through the lenses of white collar crime and victimology, the book presents a critical assessment of the economic and political elites who were responsible, shows how Americans were victimized, and assesses the resulting regulation
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barak, Gregg
Dewey number
364.16/80973
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HV6769
LC item number
.B37 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Issues in crime and justice
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • White collar crimes
  • Ponzi schemes
  • Commercial crimes
  • Law enforcement
  • Commercial crimes
  • Law enforcement
  • Ponzi schemes
  • White collar crimes
  • United States
  • Ekonomisk brottslighet
Label
Theft of a nation : Wall Street looting and federal regulatory colluding, Gregg Barak
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Law, power, and wealth : on the rhetoric and reality of fighting financial abuse -- Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme and Wall Street's financial meltdown : a primer on investment fraud and victimization -- Unenlightened self interest, unregulated financial markets, and unfettered victimization : from the savings and loan bailouts to too big to fail -- Theories of white collar illegalities and the crimes of the powerful : a reciprocal approach to the political economy of Wall Street looting and federal regulatory colluding -- Financial looting, victimization, and legal intervention : on criminal prosecution and civil law enforcement -- Consuming victims and victimless identities : on the social construction of victimization and the re-emergence of public victims -- The Wall Street financial reform and consumer protection act of 2010 : a synopsis of Dodd-Frank and the re-regulation of financial abuse -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Glossary -- About the author
Control code
809846857
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 211 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442207806
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
7473039
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
383642
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)809846857
Label
Theft of a nation : Wall Street looting and federal regulatory colluding, Gregg Barak
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Law, power, and wealth : on the rhetoric and reality of fighting financial abuse -- Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme and Wall Street's financial meltdown : a primer on investment fraud and victimization -- Unenlightened self interest, unregulated financial markets, and unfettered victimization : from the savings and loan bailouts to too big to fail -- Theories of white collar illegalities and the crimes of the powerful : a reciprocal approach to the political economy of Wall Street looting and federal regulatory colluding -- Financial looting, victimization, and legal intervention : on criminal prosecution and civil law enforcement -- Consuming victims and victimless identities : on the social construction of victimization and the re-emergence of public victims -- The Wall Street financial reform and consumer protection act of 2010 : a synopsis of Dodd-Frank and the re-regulation of financial abuse -- Conclusion -- Notes -- Glossary -- About the author
Control code
809846857
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 211 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442207806
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
7473039
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
383642
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)809846857

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