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Author (U. S.), National Defense University

Title Convergence : Illicit Networks and National Security in the Age of Globalization
Published Pittsburgh : United States Dept. of Defense, 2015


Description 1 online resource (304 pages)
Contents Book Title; Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I.A Clear and Present Danger; Chapter 1: Deviant Globalization ; Chapter 2: Lawlessness and Disorder: An Emerging Paradigm for the 21st Century ; Chapter 3: Can We Estimate the Global Scale and Impact of Illicit Trade? ; Part II. Complex Illicit Operations; Chapter 4: The Illicit Supply Chain ; Chapter 5: Fixers, Super Fixers, and Shadow Facilitators: How Networks Connect ; Chapter 6: The Geography of Badness: Mapping the Hubs of the Illicit Global Economy ; Chapter 7: Threat Finance: A Critical Enabler for Illicit Networks
Chapter 8: Money Laundering into Real Estate Part III. The Attack on Sovereignty; Chapter 9: The Criminal State ; Chapter 10: How Illicit Networks Impact Sovereignty ; Chapter 11: Counterinsurgency, Counternarcotics, and Illicit Economies in Afghanistan: Lessons for State-Building ; Part IV. Fighting Back; Chapter 12: Fighting Networks with Networks ; Chapter 13: The Department of Defense's Role in Combating Transnational Organized Crime ; Chapter 14: Collaborating to Combat Illicit Networks Through Interagency and International Efforts ; About the Contributors
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Subject Telecommunication systems -- Security measures
Computer security
Transnational crime -- Social networks
Sovereignty -- Social networks
Computer Security
Computer security.
Telecommunication systems -- Security measures.
Form Electronic book
Author (U. S.), Institute for National Strategic Studies
Stavridis, James G
ISBN 9780160922954