James Finckenauer

Organized crime, comparative/international crime and justice, criminal justice policy, planning and evaluation.

Ph.D. (1971) New York University

Professor Finckenauer is currently working on a book on "mafia(s)" as a global organized crime phenomena. He is also continuing to work on developing culture of lawfulness curricula for school students and police trainees.

Current research interests:
Dr. Finckenauers current research interests are transnational organized crime and sex trafficking; cultural deviance and the fate of the rule-of-law and a culture of lawfulness in Russia.


School of Criminal Justice, Rutgers University
123 Washington Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone: (973) 353-3311  Fax: (973) 353-5896


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