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Product Description: Highly popular with both the public and political leaders, community policing is the most important development in law enforcement in the last twenty-five years. But does community policing really work? Can police departments fundamentally change their organization? Can neighborhood problems be solved? In the early 1990s, Chicago, the nation's third largest city, instituted the nation's largest community policing initiative...read more

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9780195154580 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, August 17, 2006, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: In the early 1990s, Chicago, the nation's third largest city, instituted the nation's largest community policing initiative.

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9780199733835 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 2009, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: Highly popular with both the public and political leaders, community policing is the most important development in law enforcement in the last twenty-five years.

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Product Description: When the issue of racial profiling by police departments came to light, it became a hot topic for criminology researchers. The conspicuous role of the American police touches a nerve, and often puts politics in the driver's seat of research in this area...read more
By Wesley G. Skogan (editor)

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9781412909372 | Sage Pubns, May 1, 2004, cover price $51.00 | About this edition: When the issue of racial profiling by police departments came to light, it became a hot topic for criminology researchers.

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9781412909389 | Sage Pubns, May 1, 2004, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: When the issue of racial profiling by police departments came to light, it became a hot topic for criminology researchers.

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Product Description: Because police are the most visible face of government power for most citizens, they are expected to deal effectively with crime and disorder and to be impartial. Producing justice through the fair, and restrained use of their authority...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Kathleen Frydl (editor) and Wesley G. Skogan (editor)

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9780309084338 | Joseph Henry Pr, April 6, 2004, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Because police are the most visible face of government power for most citizens, they are expected to deal effectively with crime and disorder and to be impartial.

Miscellaneous:

9780309525572 | Natl Academy Pr, October 1, 2003, cover price $10.01 | also contains There's a T-Rex in Town

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Product Description: This reader is the long-awaited culmination of the most extensive study of the efficacy of community policing, funded by the National Institute of Justice. The readings in this book cover all aspects of community policing, from management to implementation and public perception.
By Wesley G. Skogan (editor)

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9780534625054 | Wadsworth Pub Co, June 1, 2003, cover price $147.95 | About this edition: This reader is the long-awaited culmination of the most extensive study of the efficacy of community policing, funded by the National Institute of Justice.

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Product Description: Police departments across the country are busily "reinventing" themselves, adopting a new style known as "community policing". This approach to policing involves organizational decentralization, new channels of communication with the public, a commitment to responding to what the community thinks their priorities ought to be, and the adoption of a broad problem-solving approach to neighborhood issues...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780195105605 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, August 7, 1997, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Police departments across the country are busily "reinventing" themselves, adopting a new style known as "community policing".

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9780195136333, titled "Community Policing, Chicago Style" | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, December 2, 1999, cover price $61.00 | About this edition: Police departments across the country are busily "reinventing" themselves, adopting a new style known as "community policing".

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Product Description: This book examines one of the most important topics in contemporary law enforcement—problem-oriented community policing. Reporting on how community policing really works on the streets of Chicago, the book describes the five-step problem-solving model that the city developed for tackling neighborhood problems ranging from graffiti to gang violence...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780813366739 | Westview Pr, June 17, 1999, cover price $78.00 | About this edition: This book examines one of the most important topics in contemporary law enforcement—problem-oriented community policing.

Product Description: The contributions to this book examine in detail the public's popular concerns about crime, and present a parallel critique of both political and media depictions of the nature of crime and the solutions they have been advancing.
By Wesley G. Skogan (editor)

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9780803971226 | Sage Pubns, May 1, 1995, cover price $51.00 | About this edition: The contributions to this book examine in detail the public's popular concerns about crime, and present a parallel critique of both political and media depictions of the nature of crime and the solutions they have been advancing.

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9780803971233 | Sage Pubns, May 1, 1995, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: The contributions to this book examine in detail the public's popular concerns about crime, and present a parallel critique of both political and media depictions of the nature of crime and the solutions they have been advancing.

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Product Description: The purpose of this book is to add a new concern to the list of issues contending for position on the nation's urban policy agenda. By highlighting the relationship between disorder and neighborhood life, Disorder and Decline attempts to expand the scope of the traditionally popular "crime" agenda to encompass other pressing features of urban life...read more

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9780029291511 | Free Pr, August 1, 1990, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Theorizes that excessive disorder in urban neighborhoods encourages crime, and suggests ways in which residents and urban authorities can gain back control of their neighborhoods

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9780520076938 | Reprint edition (Univ of California Pr, April 1, 1992), cover price $30.95 | About this edition: The purpose of this book is to add a new concern to the list of issues contending for position on the nation's urban policy agenda.

Product Description: There has been a great deal of research on criminal victimization, legislation supporting victims and victim programmes and services, but no book has taken recent stock of these advances. Victims of Crime provides a state of the art review of many facets of criminal victimization and many of the efforts that have been made to ameliorate the pain and loss of crime victims...read more

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9780803933699 | Sage Pubns, August 1, 1990, cover price $58.00 | About this edition: There has been a great deal of research on criminal victimization, legislation supporting victims and victim programmes and services, but no book has taken recent stock of these advances.

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9780803933705 | Sage Pubns, September 1, 1990, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: There has been a great deal of research on criminal victimization, legislation supporting victims and victim programmes and services, but no book has taken recent stock of these advances.

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