Police legitimacy in context: an exploration of "soft" power in police custody in England

Skinns, L., Rice, L., Sprawson, A. et al. (1 more author) (2017) Police legitimacy in context: an exploration of "soft" power in police custody in England. Policing: an International Journal of Police Strategies & Management, 40 (3). pp. 601-613. ISSN 1363-951X



  • Skinns, L.
  • Rice, L.
  • Sprawson, A.
  • Wooff, A.
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © Layla Skinns, Lindsey Rice, Amy Sprawson and Andrew Wooff 2017 Published by Emerald Publishing Limited Published by Emerald Publishing Limited. This article is published under the Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY 4.0) licence. Anyone may reproduce, distribute, translate and create derivative works of this article (for both commercial & non-commercial purposes), subject to full attribution to the original publication and authors. The full terms of this licence may be seen at http://creativecommons.org/licences/by/4.0/legalcode
Keywords: Legitimacy, coercion, power, uncertainty
  • Accepted: 14 February 2017
  • Published: 28 July 2017
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Social Sciences (Sheffield) > Department of Law (Sheffield)
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Depositing User: Symplectic Sheffield
Date Deposited: 09 Nov 2016 09:43
Last Modified: 29 Oct 2018 14:38
Published Version: https://doi.org/10.1108/PIJPSM-06-2016-0077
Status: Published
Publisher: Emerald
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1108/PIJPSM-06-2016-0077

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