Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College
First-Year Seminar


FYS Section A26. Mobsters, Terrorists and CEOs: Organizational Crime

In this course, specific attention is paid to organizational crime’s origins, history, culture, structure and goals. Various types of criminal organizations and offenders will be considered, including the Cosa Nostra, the Yakuza, the crimes of business corporations, international and domestic terrorism, organized political crime, motorcycle gangs and street gangs.

A. Javier TrevinoA. Javier Trevino
Professor of Sociology