Police Administration: Structures, Processes, and Behavior / Edition 5

Police Administration: Structures, Processes, and Behavior / Edition 5

by Charles R. Swanson, Leornard Territo, Robert W. Taylor
     
 

ISBN-10: 0130285730

ISBN-13: 9780130285737

Pub. Date: 08/08/2000

Publisher: Prentice Hall

Police Administration, Fifth Edition is a complete look at America's police forces—from the small-town PD to the FBI. It is comprehensive, and it covers the police department from all necessary angles, giving the reader the full understanding they need to succeed in law enforcement.

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Police Administration, Fifth Edition is a complete look at America's police forces—from the small-town PD to the FBI. It is comprehensive, and it covers the police department from all necessary angles, giving the reader the full understanding they need to succeed in law enforcement.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130285737
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
Publication date:
08/08/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
688
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 10.40(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
1The Evolution of American Policing1
2Politics and Police Administration: External Influences and Controls47
3Organizational Theory100
4Concepts of Police Organizational Design154
5Leadership186
6Organizational and Interpersonal Communication220
7Human Resource Management254
8Stress and Police Personnel297
9Labor Relations327
10Legal Aspects of Police Administration373
11Planning and Decision Making445
12Information Systems and Applications496
13Financial Management550
14Productivity, Quality, and Evaluation of Services594
15Organizational Change and the Future624
Index653

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