REASSESSING BITTNER'S THESIS -- UNDERSTANDING COERCION AND THE POLICE IN LIGHT OF WACO AND THE LOS ANGELES RIOTS

"CRIME FIGHTER" MYTH OF LAW ENFORCEMENT AT A PERIOD WHEN SOCIETY IS MOVING AWAY FROM ACCEPTANCE OF FORCE AS LEGITIMATE BEHAVIOR; RECOMMENDATION FOR USE OF MILITARY OR CREATION OF ALTERNATIVE PARAMILITARY FORCE TO BE USED IN RIOTS AND OTHER VIOLENT CONFRONTATIONS.

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  • Accession Number: 00873453
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Northwestern University, Evanston
  • Files: TLIB
  • Created Date: Apr 11 1997 12:00AM