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Police in Africa : The Street Level View.

Author: Jan Beek; Mirco Göpfert; Olly Owen; Jonny Steinberg; Oxford University Press.
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, Incorporated Aug. 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Often overlooked by journalists and scholars, the police forces of the African continents are a significant and little-studied phenomenon. This book seeks to redress that lacuna. The studies span the continent, from South Africa to Sierra Leone, keeping a strong ethnographic focus on police officers and their work.

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Genre/Form: Electronic book
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jan Beek; Mirco Göpfert; Olly Owen; Jonny Steinberg; Oxford University Press.
ISBN: 0190676639 9780190676636
OCLC Number: 1066560565
Description: 1 online resource (336 pages)
Other Titles: Police in Africa (Online)

Abstract:

Annotation

Often overlooked by journalists and scholars, the police forces of the African continents are a significant and little-studied phenomenon. This book seeks to redress that lacuna. The studies span the continent, from South Africa to Sierra Leone, keeping a strong ethnographic focus on police officers and their work.

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