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NCJ Number: 35601 Find in a Library
Title: COMPARISON OF BEHAVIORAL STYLES OF COLLEGE GRADUATE POLICE OFFICERS V NONCOLLEGE-GOING POLICE OFFICERS
Journal: POLICE CHIEF  Volume:43  Issue:8  Dated:(AUGUST 1976)  Pages:56-59
Author(s): R C TROJANOWICZ; T G NICHOLSON
Corporate Author: International Assoc of Chiefs of Police
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 4
Sponsoring Agency: International Assoc of Chiefs of Police
Alexandria, VA 22314
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: A FORCED-CHOICE PERSONAL PREFERENCE SCALE WAS USED TO DIFFERENTIATE ATTITUDES TOWARDS JOBS BETWEEN COLLEGE GRADUATE AND NONCOLLEGE POLICE OFFICERS.
Abstract: THE ADVANTAGES OF COLLEGE-EDUCATED OFFICERS ARE ENUMERATED. DESPITE THE PROBLEMS OF PEER MISTRUST AND DISSATISFACTION OF THE GRADUATES WITH THE RATE OF ADVANCEMENT AND TRADITIONAL POLICE METHODS, THE ADVANTAGES ARE THOUGHT TO OUTWEIGH BY FAR THE DISADVANTAGES.
Index Term(s): Comparative analysis; Higher education; Police attitudes; Police education
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