Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 November 2010

334 Pages | 4 b/w tables

6 X 9 inches

ISBN: 9781846312366

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Invisible Men

The Secret Lives of Police Constables in Liverpool, Manchester and Birmingham, 1900-1939

Joanne Klein

Liverpool University Press

This book provides a comprehensive study of English police constables walking the beat in the early part of the twentieth century. Joanne Klein has mined a rich seam of archival evidence to present a fascinating insight into the everyday lives of these working-class men. The book explores how constables influenced law enforcement and looks at the changing nature of policing during this period.