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The Importance of Gender in the Transformation of Policing

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O'Rawe, Mary (2010) The Importance of Gender in the Transformation of Policing. In: Policing the Narrow Ground: Lessons from the Transformation of Policing in Northern Ireland. (Eds: Doyle, John), Royal Irish Academcy, pp. 212-241. ISBN 978-1-904890-66-9 [Book section]

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This chapter considers the place of gender as a key organising principle for change, while remaining a much underutilised lens for analysis of security sector reform. It critiquesthe downplaying of gender by the Independent Commission on Policing in Northern Ireland and considers why mainstreaming gender continues to be so problematic in policing reform endeavours across the globe.

Item Type:Book section
Keywords:gender, policing, transformation, security system reform
Faculties and Schools:Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty of Social Sciences > School of Law
ID Code:18711
Deposited By:Dr Mary O'Rawe
Deposited On:07 Jun 2011 14:12
Last Modified:07 Jun 2011 14:12

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