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  1. Kevin B. Bales (1984). The Dual Labor Market of the Criminal Economy. Sociological Theory 2:140-164.score: 290.0
    Dual labor market theory, developed as an explanation of underemployment and poverty within the economy, may also be applied to the illicit economy of crime. Criminal careers are differentiated into a primary sector, with occupational stability, low failure rate, and high chances of advancement; and a secondary sector, with instability, high failure rate, and lack of "market" control. The attraction of criminal careers, the likelihood of incarceration, and the effects of law enforcement are best understood in these contexts.
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  2. Kevin Bales & Peter T. Robbins (2001). “No One Shall Be Held in Slavery or Servitude”: A Critical Analysis of International Slavery Agreements and Concepts of Slavery. [REVIEW] Human Rights Review 2 (2):18-45.score: 120.0
    No international agreement has been completely effective in reducing slavery. This stems in part from the evolution of slavery agreements and the inclination on the part of the authors of conventions to include other practices as part of the slavery defintion, resulting in a confusion of the practices and definitions of slavery. What has been missing is a classification that is dynamic and yet sufficiently universal to identify slavery no matter how it evolves. We have attempted to build on theories (...)
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  3. Kevin Bales (2007). Buying Freedom: The Ethics and Economics of Slave Redemption. Princeton University Press.score: 120.0
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  4. Kevin Bales (forthcoming). New Slavery: A Reference Handbook, Santa Barbara, CA: ABC. Clio.score: 120.0
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  5. Mark Coeckelbergh, Mark T. Conard, Aeon J. Skoble, William Lane Craig & Walter Sinnott-Armstrong (2005). Albert A. Anderson, Steven V. Hicks, and Lech Witkowski, Eds., Mythos and Logos. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 2004, 268 Pp.(Indexed). ISBN 90-420-1020, $73.00 (Pb). Kevin Bales, Disposable People. Berkley, Calif.: University of California Press, 2004, 298 Pp.(Indexed). ISBN 0-520-24384-6, $17.95 (Pb). [REVIEW] Journal of Value Inquiry 39:139-141.score: 36.0
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  6. David Northrup (2007). Kevin Bales, Understanding Global Slavery: A Reader. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2005. [REVIEW] Human Rights Review 8 (4):431-432.score: 36.0
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