Police Administration: Structures, Processes, and Behavior / Edition 4

Police Administration: Structures, Processes, and Behavior / Edition 4

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

ISBN-10: 0136915523

ISBN-13: 9780136915522

Pub. Date: 01/28/1998

Publisher: Pearson

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:
9780136915522
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
01/28/1998
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
658
Product dimensions:
8.17(w) x 10.26(h) x 1.19(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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