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Published: 04 September 2003

336 Pages | in-text figures and tables


ISBN: 9780199257522

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The Japanese Mafia

Yakuza, Law, and the State

Peter B. E. Hill

  • First ever academic analysis of the yakuza in the English language.
  • Based on unprecedented, extensive, and revealing interviews with criminals, police officers, lawyers, and journalists
  • Offers a radical re-interpretation of this important feature of Japanese society