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  • Police Workby Colin Rogers; Rhobert Lewis; Tim John; Tim Read

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 52.95

    This book provides a highly readable account of police work. It builds upon Introduction to Police Work (Rogers and Lewis 2007) to provide a comprehensive, in depth and critical understanding of policing in today's diverse society. Police Work: Principles and Practice meets the need for an increasingly sophisticated and professional approach... more...

  • To Protect and To Serveby

    Springer New York 2009; US$ 89.99

    It provides the first comprehensive assessment of the role of the police in homeland security functions, the effectiveness of strategies, the impacts of homeland security threats on police organization, and on the relationships between police and community The authors include some of the best known scholars in policing and in the area of policing... more...

  • Army Biometric Applicationsby John D. Woodward; Katharine W. Webb; Elaine M. Newton; Melissa Bradley; David Rubenson

    RAND Corporation 2001; US$ 9.95

    Every human possesses virtually infallible forms of identification. Known as biometrics, examples include fingerprints. The US Army has undertaken an assessment of how it can use biometrics to improve security, efficiency and convenience. This report examines the sociocultural concerns that arise. more...

  • Racism and Anti-racism in Footballby Jon Garland; Michael Rowe

    Palgrave Macmillan 2001; US$ 50.00

    This book explores the key issues of racism, anti-racism and identity in British football. It relates the history of black players in the game, analyses the racism they have experienced, and evaluates the efficacy of anti-racist campaigns. The efficacy of the policing of racism is also assessed. The nationalism and xenophobia evident in much of the... more...

  • Theory of World Securityby Ken Booth

    Cambridge University Press 2007; US$ 36.00

    A radical and original theory of security for our times, first published in 2007. more...

  • Internal Security Services in Liberalizing Statesby Joseph L. Derdzinski

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2009; US$ 124.95

    Among the states that have moved from authoritarianism in the past 15 years, most have not moved beyond the mere procedures of democracy. This excellent scholarly resource provides a comparative account of the internal security situations of Morocco and Indonesia, and focuses on democracy and its non-democratic institutions in an era of stalled liberalization. more...

  • Police Recruitment and Retention in the Contemporary Urban Environmentby Jeremy M. Wilson; Clifford A. Grammich

    RAND Corporation 2009; US$ 9.95

    A summary of the presentations, discussions, and opinions offered by panelists at a National Summit on Police Recruitment and Retention in the Contemporary Urban Environment held at RAND in June 2008. Topics examined include changing police workforce issues, strategies being employed, lessons that could be learned from other organizations such as the... more...

  • Police Officer Exam Cramby Rizwan Khan; Pamela Rice Hahn

    Pearson Education 2009; US$ 23.99

    This is the eBook version of the printed book. If the print book includes a CD-ROM, this content is not included within the eBook version. The smartest, fastest, most effective preparation for the latest Police Officer exam Thoroughly covers all five areas of the standard Police Officer Exam: Comprehension, Recall, Forms, Legal Definitions,... more...

  • The New International Policingby Beth Greener

    Palgrave Macmillan 2009; US$ 115.00

    Police personnel have increasingly been deployed outside their own domestic jurisdictions to uphold law and order and to help rebuild states. This book explores the phenomenon of a 'new international policing' and outlines the range of challenges and opportunities it presents to both practitioners and theorists. more...

  • Handbook of Policingby Tim Newburn

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 73.95

    This new edition of the Handbook of Policing updates and expands the highly successful first edition, and now includes a completely new chapter on policing and forensics. It provides a comprehensive, but highly readable overview of policing in the UK, and is an essential reference point, combining the expertise of leading academic experts on policing... more...