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Product Description: This Brief discusses methods to develop and maintain police – researcher partnerships.  First, the authors provide information that will be useful to police managers and researchers who are interested in creating and maintaining partnerships to conduct research, work together to improve policing and help others understand the linkages between the two groups...read more

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9781493920556 | Springer Verlag, September 15, 2014, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: This Brief discusses methods to develop and maintain police – researcher partnerships.

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Product Description: The Seventh Edition of Critical Issues in Policing includes many new and updated contributions that offer fresh perspectives and research on the most current trends in policing. The entire collection of 34 articles, carefully chosen for their broad application, sharpens readers' sense and understanding of the complexities of police work...read more

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9781577666226 | 6 edition (Waveland Pr Inc, June 8, 2009), cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Highly regarded for its authoritative coverage in five previous editions, this collection of articles written by experts and specialists examines the complex elements of policing within the broader social context.
9781577663522 | 5th edition (Waveland Pr Inc, October 1, 2004), cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Highly regarded for its authoritative coverage in five previous editions, this collection of articles written by experts and specialists examines the complex elements of policing within the broader social context.
9781577661771 | 4th edition (Waveland Pr Inc, February 1, 2001), cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Cutting-edge.
9780881339475 | 3rd edition (Waveland Pr Inc, March 1, 1997), cover price $30.95
9780881337297 | 2nd edition (Waveland Pr Inc, March 1, 1993), cover price $25.95
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Product Description: Police officers are invested with awesome powers and may use physical force to take a citizen into custody. These powers help the police enforce laws and control suspects, but they also have the potential to be abused. The police must be responsive and accountable about crime and safety, but they must also be responsive and accountable to the law and the rights of citizens...read more

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9781577665670 | Waveland Pr Inc, June 30, 2008, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Police officers are invested with awesome powers and may use physical force to take a citizen into custody.

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9781428816015, titled "Cram101 Textbook Outlines to Accompany: The Dilemmas of Corrections" | 4th edition (Academic Internet Pub Inc, December 31, 2006), cover price $27.95

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Product Description: Improving on its highly regarded predecessor, this new edition takes a multifaceted, well-rounded approach—addressing philosophical and historical perspectives on corrections as well as contemporary social and legal issues. Twenty-nine new selections (plus five retained from the previous collection) provide insight on the evolving philosophy behind punishment and imprisonment and address the historical evolution of corrections...read more
By Geoffrey P. Alpert (editor) and Kenneth C. Haas (editor)

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9781577663980 | 5th edition (Waveland Pr Inc, January 5, 2006), cover price $43.95 | About this edition: Improving on its highly regarded predecessor, this new edition takes a multifaceted, well-rounded approach—addressing philosophical and historical perspectives on corrections as well as contemporary social and legal issues.

Product Description: Building on the successful foundation of Policing Urban America, the authors have collaborated on this concise text to offer readers a solid overview of police work today. Policing: Continuity and Change combines theory, research, policy, and practical experience in a very readable presentation of the current context of policing...read more

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9781478611646 | Waveland Pr Inc, June 30, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Building on the successful foundation of Policing Urban America, the authors have collaborated on this concise text to offer readers a solid overview of police work today.
9781478611462 | 2 edition (Waveland Pr Inc, June 30, 2015), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The second edition of Policing: Continuity and Change effectively combines theory, research, policy, and practical experience.
9781577664093 | 1 edition (Waveland Pr Inc, November 10, 2005), cover price $28.95 | About this edition: Building on the successful foundation of Policing Urban America, the authors have collaborated on this concise text to offer readers a solid overview of police work today.
9780080391748, titled "Understanding Dismissal Law" | Pergamon Pr, October 1, 1984, cover price $17.25 | also contains Understanding Dismissal Law

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Product Description: Although most police activities do not involve the use of force, those that do reflect important patterns of interaction between officer and citizen. After a brief survey of prior research, this study presents new data and findings to examine these patterns...read more
By Geoffrey P. Alpert (editor) and Roger G. Dunham (editor)

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9780521837736 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 16, 2004, cover price $109.99

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9780521546751 | Cambridge Univ Pr, August 31, 2004, cover price $44.99 | About this edition: Although most police activities do not involve the use of force, those that do reflect important patterns of interaction between officer and citizen.

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Product Description: Like its well-received predecessor, the latest edition of Community Policing features important, cutting-edge works by scholars, practitioners, and researchers concerning the vital issues surrounding community policing. The well-organized, contemporary articles--each insightful and thought-provoking--cover historical frameworks, current research perspectives, the experiences and strategies of practitioners, and the future of community policing...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781577661559 | 2 edition (Waveland Pr Inc, July 1, 2000), cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Like its well-received predecessor, the latest edition of Community Policing features important, cutting-edge works by scholars, practitioners, and researchers concerning the vital issues surrounding community policing.
9780881339819 | Waveland Pr Inc, January 1, 1998, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: This collection reviews and analyzes aspects of community policing that have prompted increased attention at both the academic and practitioner levels.

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Product Description: Now thoroughly revised to better address issues of vital concern to the correctional system, the Fourth Edition once again provides a comprehensive up-to-date collection of important readings.
By Geoffrey P. Alpert (editor) and Kenneth C. Haas (editor)

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9780881339826 | 4th edition (Waveland Pr Inc, August 1, 1998), cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Now thoroughly revised to better address issues of vital concern to the correctional system, the Fourth Edition once again provides a comprehensive up-to-date collection of important readings.
9780881338263 | Waveland Pr Inc, April 1, 1995, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Book by Haas, Kenneth C.
9780881335354 | 2 sub edition (Waveland Pr Inc, January 1, 1991), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Book by Haas, Kenneth C.

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Product Description: An informative look at a very difficult topic! The discretion, authority, and power granted the police to accomplish their mission offer multiple opportunities for deviance. This revised edition effectively organizes a large amount of material in order to provide students with a timely and comprehensive review of this disturbing dimension of police organizations...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780881339833 | 2 sub edition (Waveland Pr Inc, January 1, 1998), cover price $36.95 | About this edition: An informative look at a very difficult topic!
9780881337716 | Waveland Pr Inc, February 1, 1994, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: An informative look at a very difficult topic!

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Product Description: A balanced review of the most controversial issues in contemporary law enforcement! Alpert and Dunham offer readers a well- priced volume that studies the frameworks in which the police function and provides information on how to understand and improve policing...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780881339178 | 3 sub edition (Waveland Pr Inc, September 1, 1996), cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A balanced review of the most controversial issues in contemporary law enforcement!
9780881336306 | 2 sub edition (Waveland Pr Inc, March 1, 1992), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: Book by Alpert, Geoffrey P.

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Product Description: Police strategies often develop from custom and practice without guidance from empirical research. Police officers often make their decisions based upon information and tactics with which they are the most familiar and comfortable...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313272615 | Praeger Pub Text, June 26, 1990, cover price $64.00 | About this edition: Police strategies often develop from custom and practice without guidance from empirical research.

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Product Description: A fascinating and well-written book by an established researcher in the field. Alpert treats problems faced by police in rapidly changing multiethnic communities such as Miami-Dade County, the locus of the study. The focus on the relationship of informal and formal social control systems provides more insight into the vicissitudes of ethnic neighborhoods and their support of the police than might ever be gained from hours of Miami Vice...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780313262906 | Praeger Pub Text, October 1, 1988, cover price $57.00 | About this edition: A fascinating and well-written book by an established researcher in the field.

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Product Description: The criminal justice system in the United States is best described as a system of related, but not necessarily co-ordinated, agencies. Accountable to different branches of government and having different goals, they may even work to the detriment of each other...read more

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9780803921474 | Sage Pubns, December 1, 1984, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: The criminal justice system in the United States is best described as a system of related, but not necessarily co-ordinated, agencies.

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9780803921481 | Sage Pubns, December 1, 1984, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The criminal justice system in the United States is best described as a system of related, but not necessarily co-ordinated, agencies.

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