The Resource The cartels : the story of Mexico's most dangerous criminal organizations and their impact on U.S. security, George W. Grayson

The cartels : the story of Mexico's most dangerous criminal organizations and their impact on U.S. security, George W. Grayson

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The cartels : the story of Mexico's most dangerous criminal organizations and their impact on U.S. security
Title
The cartels
Title remainder
the story of Mexico's most dangerous criminal organizations and their impact on U.S. security
Statement of responsibility
George W. Grayson
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An up-to-date examination of Mexico's version of the "War on Drugs" that exposes the evolution of major cartels and their corruption of politicians, law-enforcement agencies, and the Army"--
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1938-2015
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grayson, George W.
Dewey number
363.450972
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5840.M4
LC item number
G725 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Praeger security international
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Drug traffic
  • Drug control
  • Organized crime
  • Cartels
  • Corruption
  • HISTORY / Latin America / Mexico
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology
  • Cartels
  • Corruption
  • Drug traffic
  • Organized crime
Label
The cartels : the story of Mexico's most dangerous criminal organizations and their impact on U.S. security, George W. Grayson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-303) and index
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volume
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The ten commandments and "EI Padrino" -- The United States seeks interdiction of drugs from Colombia -- Shift in cocaine flows, the Gulf Cartel, and Los Zetas -- The Sinaloa Cartel : its allies and adversaries -- Calderón's approach to the drug war -- Impact of the "militarized drug war" on Mexican society -- Peña Nieto's approach to combating cartel violence -- The rule of law -- The enablers -- Conclusions -- Appendices. A: History of drug activities -- B: Major Colombian cartels -- C: Evolution of the Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas -- D: Phases in the development of the Arellano Félix Organization -- E: Losses suffered by the Arellano Félix Organization -- F: Overview of cartels -- G: Summary of cartels and their characteristics -- H: Prominent kingpins arrested/killed during Calderón administration -- I: Clashes between military and civilian police, 2007-2011 -- J: Military budgets and desertions -- K: Mexico's major federal law-enforcement agencies and grassroots forces at the beginning of the Peña Nieto administration -- L: Advisory Council for the Pact for Mexico -- M: Perpetrators of "rough justice" in Guerrero
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 328 pages
Isbn
9781440829871
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2013019550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)840465031
Label
The cartels : the story of Mexico's most dangerous criminal organizations and their impact on U.S. security, George W. Grayson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-303) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The ten commandments and "EI Padrino" -- The United States seeks interdiction of drugs from Colombia -- Shift in cocaine flows, the Gulf Cartel, and Los Zetas -- The Sinaloa Cartel : its allies and adversaries -- Calderón's approach to the drug war -- Impact of the "militarized drug war" on Mexican society -- Peña Nieto's approach to combating cartel violence -- The rule of law -- The enablers -- Conclusions -- Appendices. A: History of drug activities -- B: Major Colombian cartels -- C: Evolution of the Gulf Cartel and Los Zetas -- D: Phases in the development of the Arellano Félix Organization -- E: Losses suffered by the Arellano Félix Organization -- F: Overview of cartels -- G: Summary of cartels and their characteristics -- H: Prominent kingpins arrested/killed during Calderón administration -- I: Clashes between military and civilian police, 2007-2011 -- J: Military budgets and desertions -- K: Mexico's major federal law-enforcement agencies and grassroots forces at the beginning of the Peña Nieto administration -- L: Advisory Council for the Pact for Mexico -- M: Perpetrators of "rough justice" in Guerrero
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 328 pages
Isbn
9781440829871
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Lccn
2013019550
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)840465031

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