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Kaplan, David E. 1955-

Works: 8 works in 51 publications in 4 languages and 3,940 library holdings
Genres: History  Case studies  Biography 
Classifications: HV6453.J33, 364.1060952
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Most widely held works by David E Kaplan
Yakuza Japan's criminal underworld by David E Kaplan ( )
38 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and held by 2,882 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Known for their striking full-body tattoos and severed fingertips, Japan's gangsters comprise a criminal class eighty thousand strong--more than four times the size of the American Mafia. Despite their criminal nature, the yakuza are accepted by fellow Japanese to a degree guaranteed to shock most Westerners
The cult at the end of the world : the terrifying story of the Aum doomsday cult, from the subways of Tokyo to the nuclear arsenals of Russia = [Oumu] by David E Kaplan ( Book )
4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 609 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
heart of the hot zone. All these activities had one purpose: to realize Asahara's vision of the end of the world. Asahara and many of his followers are now in jail, the cult disbanded, but questions remain: Could Asahara have brought the world to an end, and could another Aum succeed where he failed? In this penetrating expose, David Kaplan and Andrew Marshall reveal the frightening truth about just how close Aum - and the world - came to the brink of the Apocalypse
Fires of the dragon : politics, murder, and the Kuomintang by David E Kaplan ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 428 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Riben hei she hui nei mu by David E Kaplan ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in Chinese and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yakuza : nipponteki hanzai chika teikoku to uyoku by David E Kaplan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in Japanese and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Structural equation modeling : foundations and extensions by David Kaplan ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Using detailed, empirical examples, Structural Equation Modeling, Second Edition, presents a thorough and sophisticated treatment of the foundations of structural equation modeling (SEM). It also demonstrates how SEM can provide a unique lens on the problems social and behavioural scientists face." "While the book assumes some knowledge and background in statistics, it guides readers through the foundations and critical assumptions of SEM in an easy-to-understand manner."--BOOK JACKET
Yakuza : la Mafia japonaise by Alec Dubro ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ya ku za by David E Kaplan ( )
1 edition published in 1991 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Ben shu yao jiang de shi you zong guan shu bai nian de chuan qi shi hua he xian shi gu shi de ri ben hei she hui ji tuan cheng yuan ji qi zu zhi
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Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.30 (from 0.22 for Ya ku za / ... to 0.94 for Yakuza : n ...)
Alternative Names
Kʻai-pʻu-lan, Ta-wei 1955-
Kaplan, D. 1955-
Kaplan, D. E. 1955-
Kaplan, David
Kaplan, David 1955-
カプラン, ディビット・E
English (46)
Chinese (3)
Japanese (1)
French (1)