6CJ011 Serious and Organised Crime
Choose 1 of the following titles and write a 2,500-word essay on it.
Hand it in to the Student Centre in MX on or before Wednesday 11 January 2017.
For assessment criteria, see the essay feedback sheet at the end of this document.
- Critically assess the strengths of the Camorra and `Ndrangheta. What measures could curtail these mafias? (NO)
Use Section3 of the complete reading list
- Evaluate the effectiveness of the actions taken over the last twenty-five years to combat maritime piracy. (PW)
Use Section 4 of the complete reading list
- Why have both the ‘deepening’ and the ‘widening’ of the European Union (EU) inevitably increased the scope for transnational organised crime and necessitated development of the EU’s own instruments for combat it? Explain why the EU’s expansion into the West Balkans is proving to be especially challenging in this respect? (MD)
Use section 5 of the complete reading list
- Choose 2 examples of transnational organised crime that have an impact on people in Britain and analyse their causes and consequences. (PW)