Corruption: A Short History by Carlo  Alberto BrioschiCorruption: A Short History by Carlo  Alberto Brioschi

Corruption: A Short History

byCarlo Alberto Brioschi

Paperback | April 25, 2017

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From ancient times to modern, corruption has been ingrained in human society and is still a powerful issue in the contemporary world.

In Corruption: A Short History, Carlo Brioschi provides a thorough and entertaining look at how corruption was born and has evolved over time, without ever being stamped out. He examines corruption through politics and history—from Babylon to modern-day U.S. organized crime and the great market collapses—and concludes with reflections on the moral perception of corruption and its dangers for democracy.
Carlo Alberto Brioschi is an Italian journalist, book author, and publisher. He is currently editorial director of I Corsivi del Corriere Della Sera, the digital book series of the main Italian newspaper in Italy; he was the non-fiction editorial director at Rizzoli, the second-largest publishing group in Italy, and prior to that he wa...
Title:Corruption: A Short HistoryFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 7.13 × 4.38 × 0.98 inPublished:April 25, 2017Publisher:Brookings Institution PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0815727917

ISBN - 13:9780815727910