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The Resource Cop in the hood : my year policing Baltimore's eastern district, Peter Moskos ; with a new afterword by the author

Cop in the hood : my year policing Baltimore's eastern district, Peter Moskos ; with a new afterword by the author

Label
Cop in the hood : my year policing Baltimore's eastern district
Title
Cop in the hood
Title remainder
my year policing Baltimore's eastern district
Statement of responsibility
Peter Moskos ; with a new afterword by the author
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
When Harvard-trained sociologist Peter Moskos left the classroom to become a cop in Baltimore's Eastern District, he was thrust deep into police culture and the ways of the street--the nerve-rattling patrols, the thriving drug corners, and a world of poverty and violence that outsiders never see. In Cop in the Hood, Moskos reveals the truths he learned on the midnight shift. Through Moskos's eyes, we see police academy graduates unprepared for the realities of the street, success measured by number of arrests, and the ultimate failure of the war on drugs. In addition to telling an explosive in
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moskos, Peter
Index
index present
Language note
English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Moskos, Peter
  • Moskos, Peter
  • Police
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Police
  • Maryland
Label
Cop in the hood : my year policing Baltimore's eastern district, Peter Moskos ; with a new afterword by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-238) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; The Departed; Back to School: The Police Academy; New Jack: Learning to Do Drugs; The Corner: Life on the Streets; 911 Is a Joke; Under Arrest: Discretion in the Ghetto; Prohibition: Al Capone's Revenge; EPILOGUE School Daze; AFTERWORD TO THE PAPERBACK EDITION Policing Green; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn609855989
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691143866
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttws8x
  • 868c60e5-6f3b-4593-a7d4-096e439806a1
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609855989
Label
Cop in the hood : my year policing Baltimore's eastern district, Peter Moskos ; with a new afterword by the author
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-238) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; The Departed; Back to School: The Police Academy; New Jack: Learning to Do Drugs; The Corner: Life on the Streets; 911 Is a Joke; Under Arrest: Discretion in the Ghetto; Prohibition: Al Capone's Revenge; EPILOGUE School Daze; AFTERWORD TO THE PAPERBACK EDITION Policing Green; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn609855989
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780691143866
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttws8x
  • 868c60e5-6f3b-4593-a7d4-096e439806a1
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)609855989

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