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The policing of politics in the twentieth century : historical perspectives

Author: Mark Mazower
Publisher: Providence, RI : Berghahn Books, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The role of the police has, from its beginnings, been ambiguous, even janus-faced. This volume focuses on one of its controversial aspects by showing how the police have been utilized in the past by  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Policing of politics in the twentieth century.
Providence, RI : Berghahn Books, 1997
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Mazower
ISBN: 1571818731 9781571818737
OCLC Number: 33079578
Description: vi, 262 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction: Political Police and the European Nation-State in the Nineteenth Century / Clive Emsley --
1. A Republican Political Police? Political Policing in France under the Third Republic, 1875-1940 / Jean-Marc Berliere --
2. Continuity in Policing Politics in Italy, 1920-1960 / Jonathan Dunnage --
3. Policing Politics in Germany from Weimar to the Stasi / Herbert Reinke --
4. The International Criminal Police Commission and the Fight against Communism, 1923-1945 / Cyrille Fijnaut --
5. Policing the Anti-Communist State in Greece, 1922-1974 / Mark Mazower --
6. Police and Government in Northern Ireland, 1922-1969 / Keith Jeffery --
7. Securing the British Empire: Policing and Colonial Order, 1920-1960 / David Killingray --
8. Political Policing in the United States: The Evolution of the FBI, 1917-1956 / Athan G. Theoharis --
9. The Tokko and Political Police in Japan, 1911-1945 / Elise K. Tipton --
Conclusion: The Policing of Politics in Historical Perspective / Mark Mazower.
Responsibility: edited by Mark Mazower.


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