Producing stateness: police work in Ghana

The history of police work : travelling models -- The internal organisation of the police : movements and moral orders -- Dockets, police community and politics : bureaucratic order in the police -- Money, morals, and law at traffic checks : registers in police interactions -- Patrolling public spac...

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Main Author: Beek, Jan
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Leiden Boston Brill [2017]
In: African social studies series (volume 36)
Year: 2017, Volume: 36
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Summary:The history of police work : travelling models -- The internal organisation of the police : movements and moral orders -- Dockets, police community and politics : bureaucratic order in the police -- Money, morals, and law at traffic checks : registers in police interactions -- Patrolling public spaces : relational stateness -- Criminal investigations : boundary work and boundary shifting -- Private security, vigilantes and neighbours : relating to other policing actors -- Three police officers : living bureaucratically -- Conclusion: Stateness as aura
The history of police work : travelling models -- The internal organisation of the police : movements and moral orders -- Dockets, police community and politics : bureaucratic order in the police -- Money, morals, and law at traffic checks : registers in police interactions -- Patrolling public spaces : relational stateness -- Criminal investigations : boundary work and boundary shifting -- Private security, vigilantes and neighbours : relating to other policing actors -- Three police officers : living bureaucratically -- Conclusion: Stateness as aura
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-231) and index
Physical Description:237 pages
ISBN:9789004332171