Policing the Victorian Community: The Formation of English Provincial Police Forces, 1856-80

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The year 1856 saw the first compulsory Police Act in England (and Wales). Over the next thirty years a class society came to be policed by a largely working-class police. This book, first published in 1984, traces the process by which men made themselves into policemen, translating ideas about work and servitude, about local government and local community, servitude and the ideologies of law and central government, into sets of personal beliefs. By tracing the evolution of a policed society through the agency of local ...

Policing the Victorian Community: The Formation of English Provincial Police Forces, 1856-80 2017, Routledge

ISBN-13: 9781138943735

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Policing the Victorian Community: The Formation of English Provincial Police Forces, 1856-80 2015, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138943728

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Policing the Victorian Community: The Formation of English Provincial Police Forces, 1856-80 1984, Routledge & Kegan Paul Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780710095756

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