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Fighting the Mafia & Renewing Sicilian Culture

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Orlando, a former mayor of Palermo, explained his struggle to defeat the widespread corruption with a metaphor about a cart with two wheels.If only one wheel of a cart turns, the cart will move in a circle.The existence of generalised trust and confidence in a society is decisive for economic development and an effective democracy.
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These newly translated writings show the ways in which Italians perceived and wrote about the Mafia and crime from the 1880s to the 1990s. Le Secret Orlando was close to many illustrious persons who died fighting the Mafia, and he was marked to share their fate until a crime lord realized that Sicily, Italy and the world were outraged over the murders of politicians.Combining theories on social capital and civic education, the author presents and analyses new quantitative and qualitative research carried out in seven public schools in Palermo. Das Handbuch gegen den Schmerz A concrete proposal is made for the transformation of the United Nations 1985 Declaration on the Principles of Justice for Victims of Crime and Abuse of Power into a full-fledged UN convention.Equally important, he recounts the struggle to preserve the civic life of a great European metropolis. The authors reflect on the limits of domestic systems of justice in providing protection, empowerment and redress to the victims of these emerging forms of global insecurity.