Breaking the nexus: conceptualising 'illicit sovereigns': A study of the relation between the Sicilian Mafia and the Italian state

Norma Rossi*

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationCriminals and Terrorists in Partnership
Subtitle of host publicationUnholy Alliance
EditorsH Carrapico, D Irrera , B Tupman
PublisherRoutledge Taylor & Francis Group
ISBN (Electronic)9781315677989
ISBN (Print)9781138934436
Publication statusE-pub ahead of print - 2016


  • Carl Schmitt
  • illicit sovereigns
  • organised crime
  • relational identity
  • Sicilian Mafia

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