Paper $40.00 ISBN: 9780745321578 Published July 2005 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
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Corruption: Anthropological Perspectives

Edited by Dieter Haller and Cris Shore

Corruption: Anthropological Perspectives

Edited by Dieter Haller and Cris Shore

Distributed for Pluto Press

264 pages | 5.31496 x 8.46457
Paper $40.00 ISBN: 9780745321578 Published July 2005 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
Cloth $100.00 ISBN: 9780745321585 Published July 2005 For Sale in All Americas and the Caribbean except Canada
Contents
1. Cris Shore and Dieter Haer ‘Sharp Practice: Anthropology and the Study of Corruption’

Part I. Corruption in ‘Transitional’ Societies
2. Jane Schneider and Peter Schneider ‘The Intersection of Political Corruption and Organized Crime: A Comparison of Palermo, Italy and Youngstown, Ohio.’
3. Michele Rivkin-Fish ‘Bribes, Gifts, and Unofficial Payments: Towards an Anthropology of Corruption in Post-Soviet Russia’
4. David Lovell ‘Corruption as a Transitional Phenomenon: Understanding Endemic Corruption’
5. Filippo M. Zerilli ‘Corruption, Property Restitution, and Romanianness’

Part II. Institutionalised Corruption and Institutions of Anti-Corruption
6. Steven Sampson ‘Integrity Warriors: Global Morality and the Anticorruption Movement in the Balkans’
7. Cris Shore ‘Culture and Corruption in the EU: reflections on Fraud, Nepotism and Cronyism in the European Commission’
8. Carol MacLennan ‘Corruption in Corporate America: Enron – Before and After’

Part III. Narratives and Practices of Everyday of Corruption
9. Akhil Gupta, ‘Narrating the State of Corruption’
10. Dorle Drackle, ‘Where the Jeeps Come From: Narrations on Corruption in the Alentejo (Southern Portugal)’
11. Sian Lazar ‘Citizens despite the State: Everyday corruption and local politics in El Alto, Bolivia’
12. Afterword: Dorothy Louise Zinn ‘Anthropology and Corruption: the State of the Art’

Notes on Contributors
Index
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