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The Resource Policing contingencies, Peter K. Manning

Policing contingencies, Peter K. Manning

Label
Policing contingencies
Title
Policing contingencies
Statement of responsibility
Peter K. Manning
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Despite constant calls for reform, policing in the United States and Britain has changed little over the past thirty years. In Policing Contingencies, Peter K. Manning draws on decades of fieldwork to investigate how law enforcement works on the ground and in the symbolic realm, and why most efforts to reform the way police work have failed so far. Manning begins by developing a model of policing as drama--a way of communicating various messages to the public in an effort to enforce moral boundaries. Unexpected outcomes, or contingencies, continually rewrite the plot of this drama, requiring off
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Manning, Peter K
Dewey number
363.2
Index
index present
LC call number
HV7936.C79
LC item number
M356 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Communication in police administration
  • Communication in police administration
  • Police administration
  • Police administration
  • Police and mass media
  • Police and mass media
  • Police
  • Police
  • Communication dans l'administration de la police
  • Communication dans l'administration de la police
  • Police
  • Police
  • Police et médias
  • Police et médias
  • Police
  • Police
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Communication in police administration
  • Police
  • Police administration
  • Police and mass media
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Politie
  • Organisatie
  • Organisatiecultuur
  • Rollen (sociale wetenschappen)
  • Communicatie
  • Informatietechnologie
  • Dramaturgie
Label
Policing contingencies, Peter K. Manning
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-289) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface and Acknowlegments; Part One: Policing Contingencies; 1. Policing Contingencies; 2. Aspects of the Anglo-American Police Organization; Part Two: Picturing Policing; 3. Media, Reflexivity, and the Mandate; 4. The Dynamics of Police Reflection; Part Three: Technologies and Information; 5. The Car and Driver as the Basic Police Technology; 6. Horizons of Technology; 7. Processes: Information Technology as a Source of Drama; Part Four: Police Roles and Change; 8. Police Roles and Change; 9. Risk, Trust, and Reflection; Part Five: Reflections; 10. Reprise
Control code
593359761
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226503523
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1ad95c6c-d58a-483b-baee-9905ff865a2d
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593359761
Label
Policing contingencies, Peter K. Manning
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-289) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface and Acknowlegments; Part One: Policing Contingencies; 1. Policing Contingencies; 2. Aspects of the Anglo-American Police Organization; Part Two: Picturing Policing; 3. Media, Reflexivity, and the Mandate; 4. The Dynamics of Police Reflection; Part Three: Technologies and Information; 5. The Car and Driver as the Basic Police Technology; 6. Horizons of Technology; 7. Processes: Information Technology as a Source of Drama; Part Four: Police Roles and Change; 8. Police Roles and Change; 9. Risk, Trust, and Reflection; Part Five: Reflections; 10. Reprise
Control code
593359761
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 298 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226503523
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1ad95c6c-d58a-483b-baee-9905ff865a2d
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)593359761

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