Journals Higher Education



Published: 10 February 2000

256 Pages | 3 line illus

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195136272

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Chinatown Gangs

Extortion, Enterprise, and Ethnicity

Ko-lin Chin

Studies in Crime and Public Policy

This book is a systematic study of New York City's Chinatown gangs. First-hand data was collected from a substantial number of gang victims, gang members, community leaders, and law enforcement authorities. Also examined are the details and severity of gang extortion, gang characteristics, gang violence, gang enterprise, and gang control strategies.


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