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Dr Chris A Williams's OpenLearn Profile


Dr Chris A Williams

About me

Senior Lecturer in History affiliated to the International Centre for the History of Crime, Policing and Justice; the International Centre for Comparative Criminological Research and the Centre for Research into Information, Surveillance and Privacy. Chris is also also serving as the Arts Media Fellow for the Open Media Unit.

Dr Chris A Williams's research

Chris A. Williams (2016) Risk on the Roads: Police, Motor Traffic and the Management of Space, c. 1900–50, Palgrave Macmillan

Chris A. Williams (2014-02) Police Control Systems in Britain, 1775–1975: From Parish Constable to National Computer, Manchester University Press

Chris A. Williams (2011-03) Police governance – community, policing, and justice in the modern UK, In Taiwan in Comparative Perspective(3)

Chris A. Williams(editor) (2011-03) Police and Policing in the Twentieth Century(3), Ashgate

Chris A. Williams (2010) Policing the Populace: The road to professionalisation, Palgrave Macmillan

Chris A. Williams (2010) Labelling and tracking the criminal in mid-nineteenth century England and Wales: The relationship between governmental and creating official numbers, Routledge

Chris A. Williams, James Patterson and James Taylor (2009) Police filming English streets in 1935: the limits of mediated identification, In Surveillance and Society 1(6)

Chris A. Williams (2008-07) Ideologies, structures and contingencies: writing the history of British criminal justice since 1975, In Revue Francaise de Civilisation Britannique 4(14)

Chris A. Williams (2008-05-28) Constables for hire: the history of private 'public' policing in the UK, In Policing and Society 2(18)

Professor Paul Lawrence, Chris A. Williams and Barry Godfrey (2008) History and Crime, Sage

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