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Toward a Society under Law

Citizens and Their Police in Latin America (Woodrow Wilson Center Press)

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Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Causes & prevention of crime,
  • Police & security services,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Life Sciences - Biology - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Latin America,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Law Enforcement,
  • Political Science / Foreign Legal Systems,
  • Latin America - General,
  • Government - Comparative,
  • Community policing,
  • Crime prevention,
  • Police

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsJoseph S. Tulchin (Editor), Meg Ruthenburg (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7871579M
    ISBN 100801885582
    ISBN 109780801885587

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Crime continues to undermine the rule of law and democracy in Latin America. The incidence and severity of crime reduce the community's trust in police and in government, and many attempts to address the crime problem have stalled. Directly empowering citizens has, however, been a promising avenue for change.

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