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Author Reiner, Robert, 1946-

Title The blue-coated worker : a sociological study of police unionism / Robert Reiner.

Published Cambridge [Eng.] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1978.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  331.8811 REIN    AVAILABLE
Physical description 295 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Cambridge studies in sociology ; 10.
Cambridge studies in sociology ; 10.
Notes Includes index.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [284]-288.
Contents Part I Introduction and Historical Background -- 1 Introduction to the study of police unionism -- 2 History and structure of the Police Federation -- Part II Police Attitudes to Unionism -- 3 Policemen's evaluation of the Federation -- 4 Evaluation of specific Federation activities -- 5 Policemen's desire for unionism -- 6 Goals an institutionalisation of representation -- 7 Federationists and the men -- 8 Attitudes to unionism outside the force -- Part III Police as an Occupation -- 9 Background and initial orientation of policemen -- 10 Orientation to work -- 11 Police and outside society -- 12 Understanding police unionism a typology -- Part IV Conclusions -- 13 Conclusions and implications of the study.
Subject Police -- Labor unions -- Great Britain.
Police -- Great Britain -- Attitudes.
Police -- Great Britain.
Trade unions.
ISBN 0521218896.
0521294827