Power and Restraint

Power and Restraint

Written by: Howard Cohen

FREE
  • Publisher: ABC-CLIO
  • Publish Date: 1991
  • ISBN-10: 9780275938574
  • ebook-power-and-restraint.pdf
READ ONLINE DOWNLOAD

In order to read or download eBook, you need to create FREE account.
eBook available in PDF, ePub, MOBI and Kindle versions

Recent Activity

Book Summary

Cohen and Feldberg use a moral perspective grounded in the social contract to define the responsibilities assumed by the police when they accept the authority to govern. Part I develops a system of ethical standards by which to measure responsible police behavior: fair access, public trust, safety and security, teamwork, and objectivity. In Part II, the book applies these standards to several familiar yet challenging cases encountered daily in municipal patrol work, illustrating how police officers can develop appropriate moral responses to complex and difficult circumstances.

Members Online