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Crime Prevention and Security Management

'Soft' Policing

The Collaborative Control of Anti-Social Behaviour

Authors: McCarthy, D.

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About this book

Examining multi-agency working in response to anti-social behaviour, this book investigates the way in which the police, social work teams and the youth justice service work together on early intervention initiatives to help young people, and explores the complexities and practical struggles of these partnerships.

About the authors

Daniel McCarthy is Lecturer in Criminology at the University of Surrey, UK. His research interests include policing, punishment and social control, and social theory. He has published a number of articles in academic journals, including the British Journal of Criminology, Policing and Society and Criminology and Criminal Justice.

Table of contents (7 chapters)

  • Introduction

    McCarthy, Daniel

    Pages 1-14

  • The Institutional Governance of Anti-social Behaviour

    McCarthy, Daniel

    Pages 15-43

  • The Organisation of Decision-making

    McCarthy, Daniel

    Pages 44-76

  • Becoming Anti-social: The Nexus of Welfare/Juridical Control

    McCarthy, Daniel

    Pages 77-106

  • Dealing with the ‘Irredeemable’: Negotiating the Failings of Reform

    McCarthy, Daniel

    Pages 107-132

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Softcover $100.00
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  • This title is currently reprinting. You can pre-order your copy now.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
'Soft' Policing
Book Subtitle
The Collaborative Control of Anti-Social Behaviour
Authors
Series Title
Crime Prevention and Security Management
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-29939-0
DOI
10.1057/9781137299390
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-29938-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-45272-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 190
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