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Title: Attitudes Toward Actors in the Justice System - Police and Students in New Zealand
Journal: Police Studies  Volume:8  Issue:1  Dated:(Spring 1985)  Pages:51-57
Author(s): M S Singer; A Jonas
Date Published: 1985
Page Count: 7
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
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Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: The study compared university students' perceptions of police officers in New Zealand with officers' self-perceptions and the officers' perceptions of how the universtiy students would perceive them.
Abstract: The results show that the police officers' self-perceptions were more positive than the students' perception of them. However, the police officers had rather accurate ideas about how they were perceived by the university students. (Publisher abstract)
Index Term(s): New Zealand; Police attitudes; Public Opinion of the Police; Self concept
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