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Conclusion

in The Liverpool Underworld: Crime in the City, 1750-1900

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316999
eISBN:
9781846317064
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317064.022
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter sums up the key findings of this study into the history of crime in Liverpool during the period from 1750 to 1900. It suggests that present–day problems concerning knife crime, youth ... More


Organised Crime and the Independent Monitoring Commission

Desmond Rea and Robin Masefield

in Policing in Northern Ireland: Delivering the New Beginning?

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781781381502
eISBN:
9781781382172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381502.003.0017
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter deals with two main topics – dealing with organised crime in Northern Ireland, which was inevitably an issue for the Policing Board as well as for the PSNI and the Northern Ireland ... More


Introduction: The Frivolous Literary

in The Noir Atlantic: Chester Himes and the Birth of the Francophone African Crime Novel

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316906
eISBN:
9781846317040
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317040.001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This introductory chapter first sets out the book's purpose, which is to examine the reasons why a disparate group of Francophone African authors — Mongo Beti, Bolya, Aïda Diallo, Abasse Ndione, ... More


Terreur Rose: Kouty, mémoire de sang and the Gendering of Noir

in The Noir Atlantic: Chester Himes and the Birth of the Francophone African Crime Novel

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316906
eISBN:
9781846317040
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317040.006
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter examines one of the more surprising crime novels to have been published in recent years. Aïda Mady Diallo's Kouty, mémoire de sang revisits the question of gender and sexuality in a ... More


Embracing: The Growth of Holocaust Awareness and Acknowledgement of the Jewish Soldiers, 1960–80

in The German-Jewish Soldiers of the First World War in History and Memory

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316609
eISBN:
9781846316746
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846316746.007
Subject:
History, European Modern History

In 1969, the Social Democratic party leader Willy Brandt became Federal chancellor, which seemed to usher in a new era for West Germany. This change in political leadership was a reflection of the ... More


Police Performance

Desmond Rea and Robin Masefield

in Policing in Northern Ireland: Delivering the New Beginning?

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781781381502
eISBN:
9781781382172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381502.003.0014
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter, written by Edgar Jardine, is primarily an assessment of the performance of the PSNI from 2001-02 to 2001-12, including national comparisons. Beginning with a reference to the ... More


Some Conclusions

Desmond Rea and Robin Masefield

in Policing in Northern Ireland: Delivering the New Beginning?

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781781381502
eISBN:
9781781382172
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781381502.003.0022
Subject:
Political Science, Public Policy

This chapter starts by addressing two of the fundamental issues – the principles of policing (including those attributed to Sir Robert Peel) and how to hold the police to account, underpinning both ... More


Nazism, War and Genocide: New Perspectives on the History of the Third Reich

Neil Gregor (ed.)

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780859897457
eISBN:
9781781387238
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780859897457.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This volume brings together contributions by scholars from Britain, Germany, and the United States to present and reflect upon the latest research on the history of the Third Reich. The book provides ... More


The Liverpool Underworld: Crime in the City, 1750-1900

Michael Macilwee

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846316999
eISBN:
9781846317064
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317064
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

In the nineteenth century Liverpool gained an unenviable reputation as the most crime–ridden place in the country. Dock theft, alcohol–related crime, prostitution, sectarian violence, a high level of ... More


Paris Polar: Afropean Noir in the City of Light

Dawn Fulton

in Francophone Afropean Literatures

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781781380345
eISBN:
9781781387184
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781781380345.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

As recent criticism suggests, crime fiction is situated at the intersection of popular culture and moral justice. This chapter examines noir narratives by Cameroonian writer Jean-Roger Essomba in ... More


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