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  • Global Policing

    In the transitional networked society, police power is no longer constrained by the borders of the nation state. It has globalised. Global Policing shows how security threats have been constructed by powerful actors to justify the creation of a new global policing architecture and how the subculture of policing shapes the world system.Demonstrating how a theory of global policing is central to ... Read more

    $36.89 USD

  • Global Policing

    In the transitional networked society, police power is no longer constrained by the borders of the nation state. It has globalised. Global Policing shows how security threats have been constructed by powerful actors to justify the creation of a new global policing architecture and how the subculture of policing shapes the world system.Demonstrating how a theory of global policing is central to ... Read more

    $36.89 USD

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    Dissent and the Security State

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  • The Vigilant Eye

    Policing Canada from 1867 to 9/11

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    In The Vigilant Eye, Greg Marquis combines the narrative and chronological approach of traditional institutional history with the critical approaches of social history, legal history and criminology. The book begins with the English and Irish roots of nineteenth-century British North American policing and traces the development of the three models of law enforcement that would shape the future: ... Read more

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  • Sex, Slavery and the Trafficked Woman

    Myths and Misconceptions about Trafficking and its Victims

    series Gender in a Global/Local World
    Sex, Slavery and the Trafficked Woman is a go-to text for readers who seek a comprehensive overview of the meaning of ’human trafficking’ and current debates and perspectives on the issue. It presents a more nuanced understanding of human trafficking and its victims by examining - and challenging - the conventional assumptions that sit at the heart of mainstream approaches to the topic.A ... Read more

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  • Intelligent Control

    Developments in Public Order Policing in Canada

    Massive public protests have had a prominent presence at the turn of the millennium, with many thousands of protestors controlled by small, yet, increasingly specialized police forces. Investigating the ways in which police practices have evolved in relation to labour strikes and protests, Intelligent Control examines the means by which police forces have developed more coercive and consent-based ... Read more

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  • Police and Government Relations

    Who's Calling the Shots?

    Questions of police governance, accountability and independence have been subjected to thorough research before. That the issue still draws critical attention more than twenty years after the McDonald Commission of Inquiry into Certain Activities of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police suggests that understanding and a resolution to the issue still eludes us. Despite the modifications to police ... Read more

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  • An Independent Foreign Policy for Canada?

    Challenges and Choices for the Future

    Forty years ago, as the United States became increasingly involved in Vietnam, questions were raised in Canada about the relationship between its foreign policy agenda and that of its southern neighbour. Now, with the recent wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, it is time to raise the same questions: does Canada need an independent foreign policy? Does Canada have the capacity and will to chart its own ... Read more

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  • Labour Migration, Human Trafficking and Multinational Corporations

    The Commodification of Illicit Flows

    series Routledge Transnational Crime and Corruption
    Although much literature on human trafficking focuses on sex trafficking, a great deal of human trafficking results from migrant workers, compelled - by economic deprivation in their home countries - to seek better life opportunities abroad, especially in agriculture, construction and domestic work. Such labour migration is sometimes legal and well managed, but sometimes not so – with migrant ... Read more

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  • Policing Cities

    Urban Securitization and Regulation in a 21st Century World

    series Routledge Frontiers of Criminal Justice
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  • Poverty and Inequality

    series Critical and Radical Debates in Social Work
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  • An Analysis of James Ferguson's The Anti-Politics Machine

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    series The Macat Library
    The Anti-Politics Machine (1990) examines how international development projects are conceived, researched, and put into practice. It also looks at what these projects actually achieve. Ferguson criticizes the idea of externally-directed ‘development’ and argues that the process doesn’t take proper account of the daily realities of the communities it is intended to benefit. Instead, they often ... Read more

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