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  • Just Authority?by Jonathan Jackson; Ben Bradford; Betsy Stanko; Katrin Hohl

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 54.95

    What does it mean to trust the police? What makes the police legitimate in the eyes of the policed? What builds trust, legitimacy and cooperation, and what undermines the bond between police and the public? These questions are central to current debates concerning the relationship between the British police and the public it serves. Yet, in the context... more...

  • Governing Securityby Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar

    Stanford University Press 2013; US$ 29.95

    The impact of public law depends on how politicians secure control of public organizations, and how these organizations in turn are used to define national security. Governing Security explores this dynamic by investigating the surprising history of two major federal agencies that touch the lives of Americans every day: the Roosevelt-era Federal... more...

  • In Defense of Internmentby Michelle Malkin

    Regnery Publishing 2013; US$ 27.99

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  • Policing the Mediaby David D. (Dimitri) Perlmutter

    SAGE Publications 2000; US$ 55.00

    Policing the Media is an investigation into one of the paradoxes of the mass media age. Issues, events, and people that we see most on our television screens are often those that we understand the least. David Perlmutter examined this issue as it relates to one of the most frequently portrayed groups of people on television: police officers. Policing... more...

  • Armed Policeby Mike Waldren

    The History Press 2013; US$ 21.86

    A controversy raged over the increased use of firearms in London due to the increase in secuirty, because in the public mind, the hallmark of British security has always been unarmed policing. Here, former Head of the Metropolitan Police Firearms Unit, Mike Waldren, gives an insider's account of the change in Britain's policing. more...

  • Handbook on Policing in Central and Eastern Europeby Gorazd Mesko; Charles B. Fields; Branko Lobnikar; Andrej Sotlar

    Springer New York 2013; US$ 189.00

    Tracing two decades of changing police practices in 20 countries of Central and Eastern Europe, this book provides country-by-country entries on police organization, crime trends, police and the media, current and emerging trends in policing, and more. more...

  • Kein Frieden ohne Gerechtigkeit?by William A. Schabas; Edith Nerke; Jürgen Bauer

    Hamburger Edition HIS 2013; US$ 7.56

    Seit 2002 existiert der Internationale Strafgerichtshof in Den Haag, zuständig für Delikte des Völkerstrafrechts. Eine Errungenschaft zweifellos, gleichzeitig eine ständige Herausforderung an Recht, Gesetz und Politik. Kann der Gerichtshof die Anforderung an die Neutralität internationaler Rechtsprechung erfüllen, oder wie groß ist der Einfluss der... more...

  • Beyond The Call Of Dutyby Ben Ando; Nick Kinsella

    Constable & Robinson 2013; US$ 11.65

    A lone policewoman disarms a knife-wielding schizophrenic; two officers drag a woman from a railway line seconds before an express train roars past; an undercover cop clings onto the bonnet of a drug-dealer's car as it speeds through a busy town centre. These are just some of the ways Britain's police officers are daily called upon to demonstrate... more...

  • Domestic Investigations and Operations Guideby Federal Bureau of Investigation Federal Bureau of Investigation

    Skyhorse Publishing 2012; US$ 16.99

    Ever wonder what an FBI agent really does? Recently, the Domestic Investigations and Operations Guide has been plastered all over newspaper headlines. The guide ?applies to all investigative activities and intelligence collection activities conducted by the FBI within the United States or outside the territories of all countries. This policy document... more...

  • Policing Twentieth Century Irelandby Vicky Conway

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    The twentieth century was a time of rapid social change in Ireland: from colonial rule to independence, civil war and later the Troubles; from poverty to globalisation and the Celtic Tiger; and from the rise to the fall of the Catholic Church. Policing in Ireland has been shaped by all of these changes. This book critically evaluates the creation... more...