1. Introduction : corruption, morality and the law / Italo Pardo 2. Interes, morality and legality in Southern Spain / John Corbin 3. Where it hurts : an Italian case of graded and stratified corruption / Italo Pardo 4. Corruption between morality and legitimacy in the context of globalization / Arcibaldo Miller 5. 'The devil is not as wicked as people believe, neither is the Albanian' : corruption between moral discourses and national identity / Giuliana B. Prato 6. Shanghaied by the bureaucracy : bribery and post-Soviet officialdom in Russia and Mongolia / Caroline Humphrey and David Sneath 7. Corruption in post-Soviet Kazakhstan / Jacob Rigi 8. Rotten talk : corruption as a part of discourse in contemporary Latvia / Klavs Sedlenieks 9. The 'Cancer of corruption' / Elizabeth Harrison 10. Corruption as the mirror of the State in Latin America / John Gledhill.