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Dr Chris A. Williams

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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 Perspsective(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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