Undercover : police surveillance in America / Gary T. Marx.

Author
Marx, Gary T. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
  • Berkeley : University of California Press, [1988]
  • ©1988
Description
xxv, 283 pages ; 24 cm

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Notes
  • Includes index.
  • "A Twentieth Century Fund book."
Bibliographic references
Bibliography: p. 235-272.
Contents
  • The changing nature of undercover work
  • A selective history of undercover practices
  • The current context
  • Types and dimensions
  • The complexity of virtue
  • Intended consequences of undercover work
  • Unintended consequences: targets, third parties, and informers
  • Unintended consequences: police
  • Controlling undercover operations
  • The new surveillance.
ISBN
  • 0520062868
  • 9780520062863
  • 0520069692
  • 9780520069695
LCCN
88001254
OCLC
17479069
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