Researching the Police in the 21st Century: International Lessons from the Field

Researching the Police in the 21st Century: International Lessons from the Field

Paperback(2014)

$74.99
View All Available Formats & Editions
Eligible for FREE SHIPPING
  • Want it by Tuesday, September 25  Order now and choose Expedited Shipping during checkout.

Overview

Researching the Police in the 21st Century: International Lessons from the Field by J. Gravelle

This unique collection explores the importance of undertaking police research, using a range of international examples from USA, UK and Germany. Focusing on practical challenges and difficulties, the volume offers solutions and reflections to assist in overcoming the barriers which might be encountered whilst carrying out research of this nature.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781137357472
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date: 09/02/2014
Edition description: 2014
Pages: 220
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

John Foust, Metropolitan Police Department, USA
Bernhard Frevel, University of Münster, Germany
Amanda Milliner, University of Glamorgan, UK

Louise Skilling, Independent Consultant, Kenya
Garry Thomas, University of Glamorgan, UK

Table of Contents

Editor Preface About this Book 1. Research on Policing: Insights from the Literature; Garry Thomas, Colin Rogers and James Gravelle 2. Researching the Police-Zero Tolerance and Community Safety; Colin Rogers 3. Researching the Police: Personal Insights and Reflections; James Gravelle 4. Research Methodology, Methods and Design; Garry Thomas 5. Collaboration in Crime Prevention Partnerships: Research with a Multilevel Mixed Design; Bernhard Frevel 6. Researching Across Nations: The Anglo-American Experience; John Foust 7. Hard to Reach Groups; Amanda Milliner 8. Researching Vulnerable Children, a Munity-agency Perspective; Louise Skilling 9. Summary; Colin Rogers Appendix A1: Preamble – An Interpretation of the Brief Appendix A2: List of the Six Research Categories and Twenty-Nine Subject Sub-Categories

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews