Chinatown Gangs : Extortion, Enterprise and Ethnicity
Ko-lin Chin provides 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 stategies.
- Hardback | 247 pages
- 157.48 x 236.22 x 25.4mm | 521.63g
- 15 Aug 1996
- Oxford University Press Inc
- New York, United States
- line figures, tables, bibliography
About Chin Ko-Lin
Ko-lin Chin is an Assistant Professor at the School of Criminal Justice, Rutgers University-Newark. He is the author of Chinese Subculture and Criminality (1990), and the co-editor of Handbook of Organized Crime in the United States (1994). Currently, he is studying illegal Chinese immigrants in the United States.