Book Title: The Police in America: Classic and Contemporary Readings (The Wadsworth Professionalism in Policing Series)
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Author: Steven G. Brandl
This unique reader provides students with a scholarly foundation for understanding police research, theory and practice. The Police in America also includes classic readings and more contemporary writings which directly relate to and build upon the classical works. This unique combination of classic and contemporary readings helps bring police literature alive for today's students, and helps them to recognize the relevance of this literature to contemporary issues and problems in policing.