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What can corruption and anti-corruption theory tell us about the problems facing policing in remote indigenous communities?

Storry, Kirsten

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Corruption and anti-corruption theory has already been applied to the problems of policing in a multicultural society in Britain and Australia. What can it tell us about the problems facing policing in Australia's remote indigenous communities? There are various conceptions of corruption in the literature and legislation, but there is a strong argument that over and under policing in remote communities is grey area conduct that could constitute police corruption. Anti-corruption theory can be...[Show more]

dc.contributor.authorStorry, Kirsten
dc.date.accessioned2010-10-13T00:54:48Z
dc.date.accessioned2010-12-20T06:03:40Z
dc.date.available2010-10-13T00:54:48Z
dc.date.available2010-12-20T06:03:40Z
dc.identifier.citationStorry, K. (2008). What can corruption and anti-corruption theory tell us about the problems facing policing in remote indigenous communities?. Policy and Governance Discussion Paper 08-02. Canberra, ACT: Crawford School of Economics and Government, The Australian National University.
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10440/1136
dc.description.abstractCorruption and anti-corruption theory has already been applied to the problems of policing in a multicultural society in Britain and Australia. What can it tell us about the problems facing policing in Australia's remote indigenous communities? There are various conceptions of corruption in the literature and legislation, but there is a strong argument that over and under policing in remote communities is grey area conduct that could constitute police corruption. Anti-corruption theory can be applied to over and under policing to help us diagnose the problem and work towards a treatment program, but it will not provide a ‘one size fits all’ cure.
dc.format.extent21 pages
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dc.language.isoen_AU
dc.publisherCrawford School of Economics and Government, The Australian National University
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dc.source.urihttp://www.crawford.anu.edu.au/degrees/pogo/discussion_papers/PDP08-02.pdf
dc.titleWhat can corruption and anti-corruption theory tell us about the problems facing policing in remote indigenous communities?
dc.typeWorking/Technical Paper
dc.date.issued2008
local.publisher.urlhttp://www.crawford.anu.edu.au
local.type.statusPublished version
local.bibliographicCitation.placeofpublicationCanberra, ACT, Australia
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