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Author Ainsworth, Peter B.

Title Psychology and policing in a changing world / Peter B. Ainsworth
Published Chichester ; New York : Wiley, [1995]


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Description xii, 266 pages ; 23 cm
Series Wiley series in the psychology of crime, policing, and law
Wiley series in psychology of crime, policing, and law.
Contents Pt. I. The Police and the Public. 1. Dealing with Individuals. 2. Interviewing, Evidence and Credibility. 3. Interrogations and Confessions. 4. Dealing with Groups. 5. Violence and Reaction. 6. Dealing with Specific Individuals -- Pt. II. The Police as an Organisation. 7. Psychological Testing and Police Selection. 8. Training and the Police Culture. 9. Efficiency, Effectiveness, Quality and Change. 10. Police Science and Forensic Psychology -- Pt. III. The Police and Society. 11. The Police and the Media. 12. The Police and other Agencies
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [249]-262) and index
Subject Law enforcement -- Psychological aspects.
Police psychology.
LC no. 94041820
ISBN 0471942251 (case : acid-free paper)
0471956074 (paperback: acid-free paper)