Author: David E. Kaplan
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520953819
Size: 79.55 MB
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Despite their criminal nature, the yakuza are accepted by fellow Japanese to a degree guaranteed to shock most Westerners. Yakuza is the first book to reveal the extraordinary reach of Japan's Mafia.


Author: David E. Kaplan
Publisher: Addison Wesley Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780201111514
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This expose describes the activity of the Yakuza, Japan's criminal empire from their beginnings in the sixteenth century and their resurrection by U.S. officials after World War II

Film Piracy Organized Crime And Terrorism

Author: Gregory F. Treverton
Publisher: Rand Corporation
ISBN: 0833045652
Size: 47.68 MB
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Many Japanese police officers, who hailed from the same working-class
neighborhoods as the yakuza, were sympathetic with the yakuza's ... 901 David E
. Kaplan and Alec Dubro, Yakuza: Japan's Criminal Underworld, Berkeley, Calif.

Organized Crime

Author: Frank Shanty
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1576073378
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“A Descriptive Analysis of Japanese Organized Crime: The Boryokudan from
1945 to 1988.” International Criminal Justice Review 2 (1992): 19–57. Kaplan,
D. E., and A. Dubro. Yakuza: Japan's Criminal Underworld, expanded ed.
Berkeley: ...

Confessions Of A Yakuza

Author: Dr. Junichi Saga
Publisher: Kodansha USA
ISBN: 4770050097
Size: 73.46 MB
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This is the true story, as told to the doctor who looked after him just before he died, of the life of one of the last traditional yakuza in Japan.

Ruffians Yakuza Nationalists

Author: Eiko Maruko Siniawer
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780801447204
Size: 23.57 MB
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Working Group, 2006), 208. ... David E. Kaplan and Alec Dubro, Yakuza: Japans
Criminal Underworld (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003), 63;
Samuels, ...

Idols And Celebrity In Japanese Media Culture

Author: P. W. Galbraith
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137283785
Size: 41.63 MB
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“Trends and Tastein Japanese Popular Music: A Case-Study of the 1982
YamahaWorld Popular Music Festival.” Popular Music 4:75–96. Hirsch, PaulM.
1972. ... Yakuza: Japan's Criminal Underworld.Berkeley: University of

The Last Yakuza

Author: Jake Adelstein
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781472109217
Size: 26.32 MB
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A riveting history of the Japanese mafia, featuring an unforgettable cast of supporting characters, The Last Yakuza is an electrifying – but ultimately uplifting – story of one man’s life of crime. ‘Terrific, expertly told and ...


Author: Miyazaki Manabu
Publisher: Kotan
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Devastatingly critical of banks and bureaucrats, questioning of Japan's understanding of democracy, and cogent on the role played by the yakuza in Japanese society, this underground best-seller, first published in 1996, will keep you ...

South Korea

Author: Andrea Matles Savada
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 9780788146190
Size: 15.66 MB
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Although there were some ties between Japan's underworld — the yakuza (
Japanese gangsters) — and South Korean criminal groups through ethnic
Koreans residing in Japan, yakuza "bosses" did not direct the extension of
yakuza activities ...