Leadership and Management in Police Organizations

1st Edition

Matthew J. Giblin
eISBN-13: 9781506301341

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"Addresses the different management styles that are applicable to large as well as small police agencies."

— Dr. Michael Wigginton Jr., University of Mississippi


Built on a foundation of nearly 1,200 references,  Leadership and Management in Police Organizations is a highly readable text that shows how organizational theory and behavior can be applied to improve the operations, leadership, and management of law enforcement. Author Matthew J. Giblin emphasizes leadership and management as separate skills in successful police supervisors and executives, illustrating to students how the two skills combine to improve individual and organizational efficacy in policing. Readers will come away with a stronger understanding of why organizational decisions  matter and the impact research can have on police departments.

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ISBNs 9781483353173, 9781483353173, 9781483353173, 9781506301341, 9781544325101, 9781506352268, 9781506352275, 1506301347
Language English
Number of Pages 448
Edition 1st