Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Deaths after Police Contact : Constructing Accountability in the 21st Century.

By: Baker, David.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Critical Criminological Perspectives Ser: Publisher: London : Palgrave Macmillan Limited, 2016Copyright date: ©2016Description: 1 online resource (246 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781137589675.Subject(s): Critical criminologyGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Deaths after Police Contact : Constructing Accountability in the 21st CenturyDDC classification: 363.2 LOC classification: HV6019HV7551-HV8280.Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Intro -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- List of Abbreviations -- List of Figures -- 1: Introduction: Contextualising Death after Police Contact -- Relational Accountability in Cases of DAPC -- Mental Health and Restraint -- Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) and Scene of Death -- A Crisis of Legitimacy -- Death After Police Contact in England and Wales -- Symbolic Relationships -- The Evolution of Discourse: Accountability Construction in the Twenty-First Century -- Overview of Chapters -- References -- 2: Police, State and Society -- Introduction -- Roles and Functions: Relationships and Ambiguity -- Legitimacy and Accountability -- Symbolic and Practical Representations of Policing -- Discretion: A Relational Concept -- Use of Force -- Marginalised Groups -- Multi-agency Working and Austerity -- Accountability: Dynamic Relationships -- Accountability in Cases of Death after Police Contact -- Conclusion -- References -- 3: Regulating Death after Police Contact -- Introduction -- The Coronial System: Atypical and Ambiguous -- Processes and Procedures: Ambiguity and Discretion -- The European Convention on Human Rights: An Evolution of Accountability -- The IPCC: A Purpose-Designed Regulator -- Accountability: Relationships and Contexts -- Systems and Structures: Relationality and Interdependence -- Conclusion -- References -- 4: Constructing Verdicts in the Coronial System -- Introduction -- Format, Style and Content -- Deaths after Police Contact? -- Measurement -- Omission -- Failure -- 'Restraint' -- Shooting -- 'Specific Ambiguity' -- Conclusion -- References -- 5: IPCC: Fit for Purpose? -- Introduction -- IPCC Investigation Reports: Format, Style and Themes -- Constructing Conditions, Constructing Characters -- Notable Omissions and Selective Presentation -- Explanation and Investigation.
Investigating the Death of Sean Rigg: Evaluating Accountability Construction -- Wider Issues in IPCC Investigations into Cases of DAPC -- Aftermath: Reconstructing Legitimacy and Dialectical Relationships -- Change and Continuity: Dialectical Processes -- Conclusion -- References -- 6: Discursive Practices and Systems -- Introduction -- Discursive Relationships -- Means and Ends -- Ambiguity and Ambivalence -- Discursive Systems of Accountability -- Accountability and Regulation in Healthcare: Discursive Systems and Practices -- Discourses of Accountability -- Conclusion -- References -- 7: Accountability, Governance and Audiences -- Introduction -- Accountability: A Relational Concept -- Relationships of Accountability -- Between Past and Future -- The Landscape of Accountability -- Epistemology of Accountability -- Means and Ends -- Acknowledging Audiences -- 'Beware of the Leopard' -- Conceptual Systems of Accountability -- Conclusion -- References -- 8: Conclusion -- Change and Continuity -- Wider Issues in Accountability and Regulation -- Future Directions -- References -- Appendix: Overview of Narrative Verdicts Used in This Book -- Bibliography -- Index.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
Item type Current location Call number URL Status Date due Barcode
Electronic Book UT Tyler Online
Online
HV6001-7220.5 (Browse shelf) https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/uttyler/detail.action?docID=4721586 Available EBC4721586

Intro -- Preface -- Acknowledgements -- Contents -- List of Abbreviations -- List of Figures -- 1: Introduction: Contextualising Death after Police Contact -- Relational Accountability in Cases of DAPC -- Mental Health and Restraint -- Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) and Scene of Death -- A Crisis of Legitimacy -- Death After Police Contact in England and Wales -- Symbolic Relationships -- The Evolution of Discourse: Accountability Construction in the Twenty-First Century -- Overview of Chapters -- References -- 2: Police, State and Society -- Introduction -- Roles and Functions: Relationships and Ambiguity -- Legitimacy and Accountability -- Symbolic and Practical Representations of Policing -- Discretion: A Relational Concept -- Use of Force -- Marginalised Groups -- Multi-agency Working and Austerity -- Accountability: Dynamic Relationships -- Accountability in Cases of Death after Police Contact -- Conclusion -- References -- 3: Regulating Death after Police Contact -- Introduction -- The Coronial System: Atypical and Ambiguous -- Processes and Procedures: Ambiguity and Discretion -- The European Convention on Human Rights: An Evolution of Accountability -- The IPCC: A Purpose-Designed Regulator -- Accountability: Relationships and Contexts -- Systems and Structures: Relationality and Interdependence -- Conclusion -- References -- 4: Constructing Verdicts in the Coronial System -- Introduction -- Format, Style and Content -- Deaths after Police Contact? -- Measurement -- Omission -- Failure -- 'Restraint' -- Shooting -- 'Specific Ambiguity' -- Conclusion -- References -- 5: IPCC: Fit for Purpose? -- Introduction -- IPCC Investigation Reports: Format, Style and Themes -- Constructing Conditions, Constructing Characters -- Notable Omissions and Selective Presentation -- Explanation and Investigation.

Investigating the Death of Sean Rigg: Evaluating Accountability Construction -- Wider Issues in IPCC Investigations into Cases of DAPC -- Aftermath: Reconstructing Legitimacy and Dialectical Relationships -- Change and Continuity: Dialectical Processes -- Conclusion -- References -- 6: Discursive Practices and Systems -- Introduction -- Discursive Relationships -- Means and Ends -- Ambiguity and Ambivalence -- Discursive Systems of Accountability -- Accountability and Regulation in Healthcare: Discursive Systems and Practices -- Discourses of Accountability -- Conclusion -- References -- 7: Accountability, Governance and Audiences -- Introduction -- Accountability: A Relational Concept -- Relationships of Accountability -- Between Past and Future -- The Landscape of Accountability -- Epistemology of Accountability -- Means and Ends -- Acknowledging Audiences -- 'Beware of the Leopard' -- Conceptual Systems of Accountability -- Conclusion -- References -- 8: Conclusion -- Change and Continuity -- Wider Issues in Accountability and Regulation -- Future Directions -- References -- Appendix: Overview of Narrative Verdicts Used in This Book -- Bibliography -- Index.

Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

David Baker is Lecturer in Criminology at Coventry University, UK. In 2013-14 he won the award for 'Most Inspirational Teacher' at Coventry University. He is the recipient of a Fulbright Scholarship (2016-17) and is currently undertaking research into the issue of death after police contact in the United States.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.