International Development, Community, and Environment

Title

Ethnicity and Militarization: Factors Shaping the Roles of Police in Third World Nations

Document Type

Article

Abstract

Talks about the role of police in third world nations. Reasons for the neglect by political scientists of the police as an institution; Interdependency of police and military roles in instances of political unrest; Information on the militarization of the police; Attributes differentiating police pre-militarization and post-militarization.

Publication Title

Studies in Comparative International Development

Publication Date

9-1-1976

Volume

11

Issue

3

First Page

25

Last Page

38

ISSN

0039-3606

DOI

10.1007/BF03041097

Keywords

police, military policy, military

Disciplines

Social and Behavioral Sciences | Sociology

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