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By James Banks

This e-book explores the manifold real, attainable and possible interconnections among playing and crime within the context of the elevated availability of wagering actions throughout many areas of the area. It examines the impression of the proliferation and propinquity of land-based having a bet institutions on crime, the position of organised crime within the provision of either licit and illicit varieties of playing, in addition to challenge playing, crime and the management of legal justice. It additionally assesses the hyperlinks among playing, recreation and corruption and the scale of crime that occurs in and round web playing websites. A thought-provoking learn, this can be of specific curiosity to students within the fields of sociology, criminology and social policy.

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