Badges Without Borders, Volume 56: How Global Counterinsurgency Transformed American Policing

Stuart Schrader (Author)
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Product Details

Price
$29.95
Publisher
University of California Press
Publish Date
October 15, 2019
Pages
416
Dimensions
5.9 X 8.8 X 1.1 inches | 1.25 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780520295629

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About the Author

Stuart Schrader is Associate Director of the Program in Racism, Immigration, and Citizenship and Lecturer at Johns Hopkins University.

Reviews

"In his distressing and erudite history, Schrader documents how many of the tools and tactics adopted by American police over the past half century were originally deployed to fight communism abroad. His argument, which Badges Without Borders persuasively demonstrates, is that the era of intensified American policing that began in the 1960s cannot be understood outside the context of the Cold War national-security state."--Bookforum