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- DescriptionDiscusses actual corrupt practices in one small city, showing both the mechanisms of corruption and the fundamental questions they raise, the answers to which will apply in many cities. He describes the background and conditions that made it possible for a local syndicate to take over an Eastern industrial center, Wincanton. He discusses the many factors which permitted the take-over, stressing the citizens' lack of concern about links between petty gambling and the undermining of their local government.
- Author BiographyJOHN A. GARDINER is chief of the Research Planning and Coordination Staff of the National Institute of Law Enforcement and Criminal Justice.
- Author(s)John A. Gardiner
- PublisherRussell Sage Foundation
- Date of Publication12/11/1970
- SubjectSocial Issues, Services & Welfare
- Place of PublicationNew York
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintRussell Sage Foundation
- Weight420 g
- Width152 mm
- Height240 mm
- Spine18 mm
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