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Policing World SocietyHistorical Foundations of International Police Cooperation$
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Mathieu Deflem

Print publication date: 2004

Print ISBN-13: 9780199274710

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274710.001.0001

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The Rise of International Policing

The Rise of International Policing

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(p.45) 1 The Rise of International Policing
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Policing World Society
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Mathieu Deflem

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199274710.003.0002

This chapter discusses the developments of international policing in Europe, focusing particularly on German police institutions. It shows how police institutions undergo crucial changes in terms of bureaucratization and professionalization from the mid-19th century onwards. It highlights the Police Union of German states, an international police organization established in 1851, which may count as one of the first multilateral international police organizations in modern times. It also examines the cause and course of the internationalization of the police function following the revolutionary year of 1848 and describes how the socio-political conditions influenced international policing.

Keywords:   international policing, Europe, German police, bureaucratization, Police Union of German States

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