White Collar Crimes
There is no clear definition of what White-Collar crime is
Gilbert Geis: Same title as a relatively recent review article on the topic
of white-collar crime. (Pretty much pushed the term white collar crime)
- Crimes of organ
Volkswagen Article notes
Volkswagen executives decided to cheat emissions on their diesel
Agreed to pay almost $15 billion in claims to the United States
Volkswagen is still facing criminal investigation from the United States
Final Review Terms
William (Bill) Black: Former student of Professor Pontell. San Francisco
regulator that was central figure in exposing the Lincoln loans scandal.
Ivan Boesky: Wall Street insider trading scandal (1980s)
Profit Without Honor notes
Chapter 1 Introduction: White collar crime - What is it?
Jan 13, 2003
Rod Blagojevich, the son of a Serbian immigrant was sworn in as the
14 governor of the state of Illinois
Blagojevich grew up in the working cla
Medical fraud and intent
All crimes in the use of a computer
Remember the stuff in the corporation movie
Corporate fraud bill 2002 penalties, CEO signing off
Tight-rope enforcement? Cops that are enforcing laws against doctors and
etc, if they go to far
Greed, Race, Class and Crime in the 1980s
Movies reflective of time, 1983
The country was coming out of a recession.
Baby Boomers (aka the me generation )
Hippies in the 60s became Yuppies in the 80s
Henry N. Pontell
University Distinguished Professor
Chair, Department of Sociology
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
City University of New York
Department of Criminology, Law and
White-Collar Crime Midterm Review
Sheet (From all readings and lectures)
Bakker, Jim: Minister who had a sex scandal.
Convicted of mail fraud and wire fraud.
Black, William: long time thrift regulator
Boesky, Ivan: Wall Street insider tr
The Opinion Pages | Op-Ed Contributors
Corporate Fraud Demands Criminal Time
By ROBERT H. TILLMAN and HENRY N. PONTELL JUNE 29, 2016
WERE now getting an idea of just how expensive breaking the law can be. Ten years after
Volkswagen executives first decide
Final Exam Review Sheet
Social Ecology E8 Study Review
PART I: A Civil Action
Identify the major difficulties encountered by the Plaintiffs, as reflected in both the book
and the movie, and relate these difficulties in formulating an answer to the question, "Did
the truth come o
48(10) 19871996, August 2011
Critical Commentary. Gentrification in
Crisis: Towards Consensus or
[Paper first received, December 2010; in final form, April 2011]
In the past decade, gentrification has
Why Class Matters | Jacobin
1/9/17, 6(01 PM
Why Class Matters
Erik Olin Wright on class, socialism, and the meaning of Marxism.
by Erik Olin Wright
"Workers," Tarsila do Amaral
When Erik Olin Wright fell into Marxism in the 1970s, it was the only game in
Assistant Professor Glenn Trager
April 10, 2014
Former Bell official Angela Spaccia gets 11 years, 8 months in prison
White Collar Crime
ASSISTANT PROFESSOR GLENN TRAGER
DEPT. OF CRIMINAL JUSTICE
CAL. STATE EAST BAY
UCI CRIM./LAW 142; SOC. 142
What is White-Collar Crime?
Definition? Scope? Boundaries?
Assistant Professor Glenn Trager
April 17, 2014
Why White-Collar Crime?
What do we lose by ignoring the term?
If we deemphasize the term, and suggest that many of the acts
encompassed by the term are simply
RESULTS and COMPLETE FIELD NOTES Grading Criteria
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_(1) Title page
_(1) Research question explained
_(1) Results & Conclusions
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Common Errors in Discussion Section Drafts
1. When discussing the details of the data you collected or the details of your participants, you should write in
the past tense.
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SE 13 Lecture
Frequency curves (aka distribution)
o Smoothed-out histogram created by connecting tops of rectangles with smooth
Frequency curve for population of British male heights
The measurements follow a normal distribution (or a bel
Author: Hall, P.
Title: The city of dreadful night. Reactions to the nineteenth-century slum city.
London, Paris, Berlin, New York, 1880-1900
Book title: Cities of Tomorrow. An Intellectual History of Urban Planning and
Design in the Twentieth
Author: Burgess, E.
Title: The Growth of the City: an Introduction to a Research Project
Book title: The City
Editor(s): Park, R. , Burgess, E.W.
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
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Planning, Policy, and Design 4: Introduction to Urban Studies
Winter Quarter, 2016
Tuesday and Thursday 9:30 10:50
Engineering Lecture Hall 100
This course provides students an introduction to urban studies. The course maintains that t
FOR CENTURIES, the world economy has shaped the life of cities. This
book is about that relationship today. Beginning in the 1960s, the organization of economic activity entered a period of pronounced transformation. The changes were expresse
Author: TOnnies, F.
Title: Community and society
Book title: The Urban Sociology RCEder
Editor(s): Lin, J., Mele, C.
Place: New York
ARNO: 307994 Ferdinand Tonnies
Editors Introduction iii
Midterm Exam 1: Introduction to Urban Studies (PPD 4)
Directions: All students are required to choose between one of the following two
essay options. Answers should be approximately one to two pages long (double space,
12 point font and 1 inch margins)