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To Better Serve and Protect: Improving Police Practices

special editor of this volume, Wesley G. Skogan
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
Thousand Oaks, Calif. ; London : SAGE Publication, c2004.
Language
English
Variant Title
Improving police practices
Series
The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
ISBN
1412909384 (paper), 1412909376 (cloth)
Contents
  • Preface / Wesley G. Skogan
  • Trends in the policing industry / Edward R. Maguire and William R. King
  • What can police do to reduce crime, disorder, and fear? / David Weisburd and John E. Eck
  • Lawful policing / Wesley G. Skogan and Tracey L. Meares
  • Enhancing police legitimacy / Tom R. Ryler
  • Controlling street-level police discretion / Stephen D. Mastrofski
  • Environment and organization : reviving a perspective on the police / David A. Klinger
  • Science and politics in police research : reflections on their tangled relationship / Samuel Walker
  • Research and policing : the infrastructure and political economy of Federal funding / Lawrence W. Sherman
  • Book review essay : Police research and the humanities / David Thacher
  • Quick read synopsis : To better serve and protect : improving police practices.
Description
205 p. ; 24 cm.
Notes
  • "May 2004."
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Series Statement
The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 0002-7162 ; v. 593
Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science v. 593
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Also available online.
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