Author Archives: Franco Di Maria and Giorgio Falgares

Mafia Organization: Governance Processes and Leadership Function

Feature Articles / January 2013

Franco Di Maria and Giorgio Falgares


Even though Cosa Nostra is the most powerful criminal organization inthe world, few national and international studies have been carried out on this phenomenon so far. The main reasons are: a) the complexity of the study object. As a matter of fact, Cosa Nostra, in addition to being a criminal phenomenon, is also a psychic and an anthropological phenomenon at the same time, with its own distinctive features; b) …