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Police-community relations and the administration of justice

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Kirtland Community College Library HV 7936 .P8 H86 2008 30536204 General Collection Available -

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  • ISBN: 0132193728
  • ISBN: 9780132193726
  • Physical Description: print
    xv, 444 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
  • Edition: 7th ed.
  • Publisher: Upper Saddle River, N.J. : Pearson/Prentice Hall, c2008.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 1. The administration of justice and the police -- Introduction -- The idea of justice -- Justice defined -- The mission of a justice system -- The challenges of administering justice in a free society -- The components of the U.S. justice system -- The structure of the police system in America -- Where the police "fit" within the U.S. justice system -- 2. Police role concept in a changing society -- Great expectations -- Perception -- Role concept -- The police officer's roles -- Police role conflict -- Formation of role concepts -- The media and role concepts -- Factors and conditions of change -- The paradoxes of police practice -- Toward a realistic role concept -- Toward a congruent role -- Elements of change -- Criteria for change -- Policing in a changing society --
Subject: Police-community relations United States
Police United States
Criminal justice, Administration of United States
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