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Calling all cars : radio dragnets and the technology of policing

Author: Kathleen Battles
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Calling All Cars shows how radio played a key role in an emerging form of policing during the turbulent years of the Depression. --from publisher description.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kathleen Battles
ISBN: 9780816649136 0816649138 9780816649143 0816649146
OCLC Number: 318100401
Description: 282 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: Heeding the call --
Policing perception : public image management and the creation of the radio crime docudrama --
The sound of intimate authority : professionalism and the reformation of police officers --
Gang busting : criminals and citizens in a professional world --
The dragnet effect : space, time, and police presence --
The shadow of doubt and the menace of surveillance --
Conclusion: Hearing the echoes.
Responsibility: Kathleen Battles.

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Calling All Cars shows how radio played a key role in an emerging form of policing during the turbulent years of the Depression. --from publisher description.

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