Understanding Police Culture
Police culture has been widely criticized as a source of resistance to change and reform, and is often misunderstood. This book seeks to capture the heart of police culture-including its tragedies and celebrations-and to understand its powerful themes of morality, solidarity, and common sense, by systematically integrating a broad literature on police culture into middle-range theory, and developing original perspectives about many aspects of police work.
- The first section addresses the definition of culture and the understanding of police culture, while section two moves on to themes of police culture.
Title: Understanding Police Culture
Author: John P. Crank
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