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Gendarmes and the State in Nineteenth-Century
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Clive Emsley

Print publication date: 1999

Print ISBN-13: 9780198207986

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: October 2011

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207986.001.0001

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Introduction

Introduction

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(p.1) 1 Introduction
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Gendarmes and the State in Nineteenth-Century Europe
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Clive Emsley

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207986.003.0001

This introductory chapter sets out the purpose of the book, which is to study the development and origin of soldier-policemen who have been ignored in the gendarme. It describes Gendarmerie as the most efficient way to maintain the peace in Europe because it provides a surveillance half civil, half military, spread across the whole territory.

Keywords:   soldier-policemen, gendarme, Gendarmerie, peace, Europe

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