Author: David E. Kaplan
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520953819
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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
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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 conservative
views and the mores the group aimed to uphold in society. They also admired the
... For instance, after a turf-battle murder, the guilty member often was disavowed
from the gang and forced to come to the local police station to 900 David E.
Kaplan and Alec Dubro, Yakuza: Japan's Criminal Underworld, Berkeley, Calif.:
University of ...

An Economic History Of Organized Crime

Author: Dennis M. P. McCarthy
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136705813
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50 Ibid.,p. 252. 51 Ibid., p.253. 52Ibid.,p.252. 53 Anthony Bruno, “The Yakuza in
America,” online, available at: www.trutv.com/library/crime/gangsters_outlaws/
gang/yakuza/5.html (accessed 8 September 2010). 54 Ibid. 55 Ibid. 56 Ibid. 57
David E. Kaplan and Alec Dubro, Yakuza: Japan's Criminal Underworld, p. 264.
58 Ibid. 59 Paul Lunde, Organized Crime: An Inside Guide to the World's Most
Successful Industry, p. 99. 60 Ibid., p. 102. 61 Ibid. 62Ibid.63 “Hawaii–Ethnic
Groups,” 2010 ...

The Sage Handbook Of Modern Japanese Studies

Author: James D Babb
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 1473908795
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Yakuza to Nihonjin. Tokyo: Gendai Shokan. Iwai, H. (1963). By ̄ori-sh ̄udan no
K ̄oz ̄o. Tokyo: Seishin Shob ̄o. Jacobs, J. (1999). Gotham Unbound: How
New York City was Liberated from the Grip of Organized Crime. New York: New
York University Press. Kaplan, A. and Dubro, A. (1986). Yakuza. London:
Addison-Wesley Publishing. Kaplan, D. and Dubro, A. (2003). Yakuza: Japan's
Criminal Underworld. Berkeley CA: University of California Press. Keisatsu-gaku

Global Crime Today

Author: Mark Galeotti
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317834445
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[7] See Gambetta. [8] In which yakuza sort out problems behind the scenes for
politicians, businessmen and ordinary members of the public. [9] See Gambetta. [
10] Nakagawa, 'Sono Otoko wa Mihatenu Yume wo Otta', 234; Kyodo (Tsushin),
Riken Yuchaku: Seizaibo - Kenryoku no Kozu, 194—215, 241—2. In English see
Alletzhauser, The House of Nomura; Kaplan 8r Dubro, Yakuza: Japan's Criminal
Underworld; Tokyo Business Today; Hill, The Japanese Mafia: Yakuza, Law and
the ...

The Last Yakuza

Author: Jake Adelstein
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 9781472109217
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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 ...

Idols And Celebrity In Japanese Media Culture

Author: P. W. Galbraith
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137283785
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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. “Processing Fads and Fashions: An Organization-Set Analysis of Cultural
Industry Systems.” American Journal of Sociology 77, no. 4: 639–659. Kaplan,
David E. andAlecDubro. 2003. Yakuza: Japan's Criminal Underworld.Berkeley:
University of CaliforniaPress. Kawabata, Shigeru. 1991. “The Japanese

South Korea

Author: Andrea Matles Savada
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
ISBN: 9780788146190
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The Korean National Police authorities denied that there was any "organized
crime" in South Korea, although police boxes in Seoul in 1990 posted signs
encouraging citizens to report any information concerning p'ongnyokpae, violent
bands of men armed with knives and improvised weapons who contributed to the
rise in violent assaults throughout the city. Although there were some ties
between Japan's underworld — the yakuza (Japanese gangsters) — and South
Korean criminal ...

Yakuza Tattoo

Author: Andreas Johansson
Publisher: Dokument Forlag
ISBN: 9789188369031
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Yakuza Tattoo offers a unique insight into the dragons, fish and gods inspired by the structure of the yakuza and form the identity of the organization.