This unit critically examines the power relations that are policing (public and private). It recognizes and builds upon the essential and often problematic role of policing in crime control and security. Major aspects of police work and the discretion on which it depends, are analysed in order to understand the dynamics of social control in an age of risk and security.
Aug 10, 11 and 17, 18 (9-5)
class discussion leadership (20%), essay (50%), group scenario exercise (30%)