Policing the Inner City in France, Britain, and the US.

By: Body-Gendrot, SophieContributor(s): de Wenden, Catherine Wihtol | de Wenden, Catherine WihtolMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandEurope in Crisis Ser: Publisher: New York : Palgrave Macmillan US, 2014Copyright date: ©2014Description: 1 online resource (161 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781137428004Subject(s): PoliceGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Policing the Inner City in France, Britain, and the USDDC classification: 363.2091732 LOC classification: JA1-92Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Half-Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Series Editor's Foreword -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Contexts of Grievances -- 3 Visible Minorities: Citizenship and Discrimination -- 4 Policing the Inner Cities -- 5 Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Index.
Summary: This book analyzes and compares the police's inner city presence in France, the US, and Britain. Its authors' research points to the idea that the creation of a more inclusive environment is a sound approach for cities looking to better maintain peace, reduce discrimination, and manage the dynamic between police and citizens in inner cities.
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Cover -- Half-Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- Series Editor's Foreword -- 1 Introduction -- 2 Contexts of Grievances -- 3 Visible Minorities: Citizenship and Discrimination -- 4 Policing the Inner Cities -- 5 Conclusion -- Bibliography -- Index.

This book analyzes and compares the police's inner city presence in France, the US, and Britain. Its authors' research points to the idea that the creation of a more inclusive environment is a sound approach for cities looking to better maintain peace, reduce discrimination, and manage the dynamic between police and citizens in inner cities.

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Author Sophie Body-Gendrot: Sophie Body Gendrot Emeritus Professor at the Sorbonne and a researcher at Cesdip/CNRS. She is the author of numerous books on cities and violence, including The Social Control of Cities? (2000) and Violence in Europe (2007). As Former President of the European Society of Criminology, she is an Expert for the European Community.Author Catherine Wihtol de Wenden: Director of studies at the National Center for Scientific Research, France

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