Policing and Crime Control in Post-apartheid South Africa by Ms Singh Anne-Marie

By Ms Singh Anne-Marie

Once a marginal political factor, crime regulate now occupies a important position at the social, political and fiscal time table of up to date liberal democracies. Nowhere extra so than in post-apartheid South Africa, the place the transition from apartheid rule to democratic rule used to be marked through a shift in quandary from political to felony violence.

In this e-book Anne-Marie Singh deals a entire account of policing variations in post-apartheid South Africa. Her research of crime and mechanisms for its regulate is associated with an research of neo-liberal guidelines, offering the root for a critique of current analyses of liberal democratic governance. topics addressed within the ebook contain the workout of coercive authority, nation and non-state services in policing, the 'rationally-choosing' felony, and the significance of constructing an lively and in charge citizenship.

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