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The Resource Police shootings and citizen behavior, James P. McElvain, (electronic book)

Police shootings and citizen behavior, James P. McElvain, (electronic book)

Label
Police shootings and citizen behavior
Title
Police shootings and citizen behavior
Statement of responsibility
James P. McElvain
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
McElvain explores police shootings from a fresh perspective. Combining the theories of routine activities and social disinhibition, McElvain uses citizen behaviors (i.e., alcohol and/or drug intoxication, and prior arrests for violent criminal conduct) as contributory factors to officer-involved shootings. Prior research generally focused on officer characteristics to explain police use of deadly force. McElvain also considers the role of the citizen. When citizen intoxication and prior violent criminal activity are considered along with officer characteristics--gender, race, and age--the offi
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McElvain, James P.
Dewey number
363.2/32
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8143
LC item number
.M34 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Police shootings
  • Police training
  • Police-community relations
  • Criminal investigation
Label
Police shootings and citizen behavior, James P. McElvain, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-213) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Police deadly force -- Understanding police use of force -- Research preceding strict limitations -- Research following strict limitations -- One department and its shootings -- Alcohol, drugs, violent crimes, and police shootings -- Examination of police shootings -- Explaining police shootings -- Discussion and implications
Control code
ebr10430495
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 218 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781593322984
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Police shootings and citizen behavior, James P. McElvain, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-213) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Police deadly force -- Understanding police use of force -- Research preceding strict limitations -- Research following strict limitations -- One department and its shootings -- Alcohol, drugs, violent crimes, and police shootings -- Examination of police shootings -- Explaining police shootings -- Discussion and implications
Control code
ebr10430495
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
ix, 218 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781593322984
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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