Police Administration: Structures, Processes, and Behavior / Edition 7 by Charles R. Swanson, Leonard J. Territo, Robert W. Taylor | | 9780131589339 | Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Police Administration: Structures, Processes, and Behavior / Edition 7

Police Administration: Structures, Processes, and Behavior / Edition 7

by Charles R. Swanson, Leonard J. Territo, Robert W. Taylor
     
 

ISBN-10: 0131589334

ISBN-13: 9780131589339

Pub. Date: 11/05/2007

Publisher: Prentice Hall

The best-selling, most comprehensive book available for police administration & management, Police Administration 7/e presents a carefully researched and vivid introduction to police organizations that focuses on the procedures, politics and human relations issues that law enforcement managers and administrators must understand in order to succeed. Representing the

Overview

The best-selling, most comprehensive book available for police administration & management, Police Administration 7/e presents a carefully researched and vivid introduction to police organizations that focuses on the procedures, politics and human relations issues that law enforcement managers and administrators must understand in order to succeed. Representing the collective experience of the authors' decades of experience in law enforcement, training, and teaching, Police Administration 7/e is recognized by both the academic and law enforcement communities as the authoritative treatment of this important topic.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131589339
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
11/05/2007
Series:
Pearson Criminal Justice Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
720
Product dimensions:
8.44(w) x 11.18(h) x 1.15(d)

Table of Contents

1. The Evolution of American Policing.
2. Community Policing.
3. Politics and Police Administration: External Influences and Controls.
4. Organizational Theory.
5. Concepts of Police Organizational Design.
6. Leadership.
7. Organizational and Interpersonal Communication.
8. Human Resource Management.
9. Stress and Police Personnel.
10. Labor Relations.
11. Legal Aspects of Police Administration.
12. Planning and Decision-Making.
13. Information Systems and Applications.
14. Financial Management.
15. Productivity, Quality, and Evaluation: Program Measuring Organizational Performance.
16. Organizational Change and the Future.

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