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Leadership and management in police organizations

Author: Matthew J Giblin
Publisher: Los Angeles : SAGE, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Built on a foundation of nearly 1,200 references, Leadership and Management in Police Organizations shows students how organizational theory and behavior can be applied to improve the operations, leadership, and management of law enforcement. The text also emphasizes leadership and management as separate skills in successful police supervisors and executives, illustrating to students how the two skills can combine  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew J Giblin
ISBN: 9781483353173 1483353176
OCLC Number: 945358969
Description: xv, 430 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction to police organizations --
Police organizational structure --
Organizational theory and police organizations --
Recruitment, training, and retention --
Motivation and job design --
Leadership --
Power and compliance --
Stress and burnout --
Organizational implications of police innovation --
Measuring individual performance --
Organizational accidents and disbanding --
Contemporary issues in police organizations.
Responsibility: Matthew J. Giblin, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.


Built on a foundation of nearly 1,200 references, this is a highly readable text that shows how organizational theory and behaviour can be applied to improve the operations, leadership, and  Read more...


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"Addresses the different management styles that are applicable to large as well as small police agencies." -- Dr. Michael Wigginton Jr "Innovative use of macro and micro approach is to cover the Read more...

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