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Policing Development and Contemporary Practice by Peter Joyce
  

Policing Development and Contemporary Practice

Synopsis

Policing Development and Contemporary Practice by Peter Joyce

This lively and comprehensive text combines an overview of the historical development of policing in the UK, with discussion of current debates and practice. It provides a global and comparative context, in order to shed light on contemporary issues. The book equips students with an in-depth understanding of the challenges and complexities of modern policing, including: the relationship between the police and other criminal justice agencies styles and approaches in practice how to police political violence diversity and the police police accountability Featuring chapter summaries, case studies, study questions, an expansive glossary and a date chart listing significant events, the book is easy to use and helps students to reflect upon key themes. It is essential reading for criminology, criminal justice and policing undergraduates.

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This book is a clearly written account of the progress of policing in the United Kingdom, a welcome and unfettered approach to the subjectThe Criminal Lawyer


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Book Info

Publication date

20th October 2010

Author

Peter Joyce

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Publisher

SAGE Publications Ltd

Format

Hardback
272 pages

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ISBN

9781847874597

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