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Published: 25 January 1996

304 Pages

ISBN: 9780198260431

Bookseller Code (06)

Women in Control?

The Role of Women in Law Enforcement

Frances Heidensohn

A Clarendon Press Publication

  • Breaks new ground by discussing the role of women in relation to controlling crime and disorder.
  • Based on a series of interviews with British and U.S. officers
  • This work examines experiences of dealing with crime, vice, and everyday incidents
  • Highlights the role of women in law enforcement in Great Britain and the United States and the importance of gender in social control

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