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Policing and the Media Facts, Fictions and Factions (Policing and Society Series) by Frank Leishman

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Published by Willan Publishing (UK) .
Written in English


  • Jurisprudence & General Issues,
  • Media, information & communication industries,
  • Police & security services,
  • Sociology,
  • Great Britain,
  • Social Science,
  • General,
  • Criminology,
  • Police and mass media

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8767409M
ISBN 10190324028X
ISBN 109781903240281

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