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Title G8 against transnational organized crime / Amandine Scherrer.
Imprint Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2009.


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Description 1 online resource (187 pages) : illustrations.
Series Global finance series
Global finance series.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 171-183) and index.
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Subject Group of Eight (Organization)
Group of Eight (Organization)
Transnational crime.
Transnational crime -- Prevention -- International cooperation.
Law enforcement -- International cooperation.
Contents When drug trafficking and money laundering became priorities on the G7's agenda -- From drug trafficking to transnational organized crime -- The G8's involvement in the international mobilization against transnational organized crime -- The creation of expertise on transnational organized crime within the G8 system -- The structure and organization of the Lyon Group -- Cooperation as the imperative for mobilizing against transnational organized crime -- The socialization of G8 norms within the G8 member states -- Dissemination of the Lyon Group's recommendations -- From the Lyon Group to the Lyon/Roma Group -- A change of priorities for the Lyon/Roma Group -- Appendices. The Lyon Group's recommendations, 1996 -- G8 Recommendations on Transnational Crime, 2002.
Summary The fight against transnational organized crime has been at the core of the G8's actions since the 1990s. This book sheds light on the nature, structure and modus operandi of the G8's specific expertise on transnational organized crime from a sociological approach in order to understand the elaboration, production and diffusion of international norms and standards.
Other Title Print version: Scherrer, Amandine, 1979- G8 against transnational organized crime. Farnham, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2009 9780754675440 0754675440