Policing and Society: A Global Approach

Policing and Society: A Global Approach

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Policing and Society: A Global Approach covers a wide range of topics related to policing, with strong sociological analysis and an emphasis on global concepts and issues. This well-organized, reader-friendly book includes comprehensive coverage of important issues such as police corruption, use of excessive force, and police subculture. The booka€™s unique international approach includes guest-written International Perspectives and various case studies, examples, and analogies illustrating policing here and in other countries. Students are able to compare and understand policing methods, challenges, and solutions across nations and cultures and develop a broader outlook on law enforcement worldwide. Policing and Society: A Global Approach reflects the current state of policing and where the forefront of policing will be in the coming years. With this book, students not only develop an understanding of law enforcement on a local, regional, and national level, but also gain a deeper appreciation of issues on a larger scale, in the international community. The texta€™s combined global and sociological perspective provides students with the knowledge and competence to better understand global law enforcement issues in a post 9/11-era. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.A key component of community-oriented policing is problem solving that encourages all police personnel to be involved in any situation they consider ... The focus of problem solving can range from minor to very serious community problems.

Title:Policing and Society: A Global Approach
Author:Michael Palmiotto, N. Unnithan
Publisher:Cengage Learning - 2010-03-04


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