THE POLICE, PUBLIC ORDER AND THE STATE : Policing in Great Britain, Northern Ireland, the Irish Republic, the USA, Israel, South Africa, and China

By: Brewer, John D.

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xi, + 245pp., intext tables throughout. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain blue boards very good. Sticker ghost on rear pastedown, foxing flecks on foredge, else textblock unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly bumped and edgeworn only. "Are police forces agents of the State, or of society? How do different police forces maintain order? This study identifies trends in public-order policing across a broad sample of seven countries (as noted in the sub-title). Contents include: Prelims., List of Tables, Introduction, country by country (each a chapter, similarly constructed) , Conclusion, Bibliography, Index. Book weight approx. 425g.

Title: THE POLICE, PUBLIC ORDER AND THE STATE : Policing in Great Britain, Northern Ireland, the Irish Republic, the USA, Israel, South Africa, and China

Author Name: Brewer, John D.

Categories: Social Sciences, Sociology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Hampshire and London, Macmillan Press: 1988

ISBN Number: 0333419324

ISBN Number 13: 9780333419328

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 009338

Keywords: SOCIAL SCIENCE, SOCIOLOGY, PUBLIC ORDER, POLICE, LAW AND BREWER, JOHN D., POLITICAL SCIENCE