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Title: LITERATURE OF POLICE CORRUPTION, V 1 - A GUIDE TO BIBLIOGRAPHY AND THEORY
Author(s): A E SIMPSON
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 225
Sponsoring Agency: John Jay Press
New York, NY 10019
McGraw Hill Book Co (UK) Limited
Maidenhead, Berkshire, England
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 75-NI-99-0083
Sale Source: John Jay Press
444 West 56th Street
New York, NY 10019
United States of America

McGraw Hill Book Co (UK) Limited
Maidenhead, Berkshire,
United Kingdom
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: HAVING SURVEYED PUBLISHED AND UNPUBLISHED WORKS ON THE SUBJECT, THE AUTHOR EVALUATES THE THEORETICAL ATTEMPTS TO EXPLAIN CORRUPTION AND MANAGERIAL EFFORTS TO ELIMINATE IT AND SUPPLIES A BIBLIOGRAPHY OF THE LITERATURE.
Abstract: IN ADDITION TO SOURCES ON THEORY, THE AUTHOR DESCRIBES HISTORICAL STUDIES, REPORTS OF GOVERNMENTAL COMMISSIONS, AND STUDIES OF CORRUPTION IN EUROPEAN, ASIAN, AND AFRICAN COUNTRIES. A SPECIAL CHAPTER REVIEWS THE LITERATURE ON POLITICAL-GOVERNMENTAL CORRUPTION THAT AFFECTS LAW ENFORCEMENT. IN AN APPENDIX, THE AUTHOR IDENTIFIES AND DISCUSSES THOSE ASPECTS OF POLICE CORRUPTION WHICH ARE INADEQUATELY REPORTED IN THE LITERATURE. THIS SECTION OF THE BOOK PROVIDES RESEARCHERS WITH USEFUL, NEW APPROACHES TO THE STUDY OF CORRUPT PRACTICES AND BEHAVIOR. AN INDEX IS INCLUDED.
Main Term(s): Police corruption
Index Term(s): Abuse of authority; Police corruption causes; Police misconduct; Theory
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