White-Collar Crime: A Text/Reader, part of the text/reader series in criminology and criminal justice incorporates contemporary and classic readings (some including policy implications) accompanied by original text that provides a theoretical framework and context for students. The comprehensive coverage of the book includes crimes by workers sales oriented systems, crimes in the health care system, crimes by criminal justice professionals and politicians, crimes in the educational system, crimes in the economic and technological systems, crimes by employees in the housing industry, corporate crime, environmental crime, explanations of white-collar crime, the police and court responses to white-collar crime, and the corrections sub-system and white-collar crime. Features of the book include key points, in focus box inserts, discussion questions, section summaries, and photos.Incidentally, an Illinois law was passed in August 2009 in an effort to crack down on mortgage fraud and strengthen ... Short Sale Fraud The phrase ashort salea refers to instances where lending institutions allow homes to be sold for ... This occurs when the offender auses straw buyers to purchase and ultimately default on a home loan, creating a short sale situation so that the perpetrator himself can takeanbsp;...
|Title||:||White-Collar Crime: A Text/Reader|
|Author||:||Brian K. Payne|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2011-11-04|