Policing the city : an ethno-graphic
(Graphic Novel)

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New York : Other Press, [2022].
Format
Graphic Novel
ISBN
9781635422504, 1635422507
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100 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 27 cm
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Harwich Brooks Free Library - AdultGRAPHIC NOVEL FASChecked OutJune 4, 2024

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Published
New York : Other Press, [2022].
Language
English
ISBN
9781635422504, 1635422507

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"Based on an original text by Didier Fassin"--Title page.
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"Originally published in French under the following title: La Force de l'ordre by Didier Fassin, Frédéric Debomy, and Jake Raynal based on Didier Fassin's work La Force de l'ordre. Une anthropologie de la police des quartiers"--Title page verso.
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"Adapted from the landmark essay Enforcing Order, this striking graphic novel offers an accessible inside look at policing and how it leads to discrimination and violence. What we know about the forces of law and order often comes from dramatic episodes that make the headlines, or from sensationalized versions for film and television. These gripping accounts can obscure a crucial aspect of police work: the tedium of everyday patrols and paperwork, under a constant pressure to meet numbers. Around the time of the 2005 French riots, anthropologist and sociologist Didier Fassin spent fifteen months observing up close the daily life of an anti-crime squad in one of the largest precincts in the Paris region. His unprecedented study, which sparked intense discussion about policing in the largely working-class, immigrant suburbs, remains acutely relevant in light of all-too-common incidents of police brutality against minorities. This new, powerfully illustrated adaptation clearly presents the insights of Fassin's investigation, and draws connections to the challenges we face today"--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Fassin, D., Debomy, F., Raynal, J., Gomme, R., & Fassin, D. (2022). Policing the city: an ethno-graphic . Other Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Didier, Fassin et al.. 2022. Policing the City: An Ethno-graphic. Other Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Didier, Fassin et al.. Policing the City: An Ethno-graphic Other Press, 2022.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Fassin, Didier,, et al. Policing the City: An Ethno-graphic Other Press, 2022.

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