Panel Discussion: Arresting Passion. Routine and the Working World of the Police


with Kendra Briken, Alf Lüdtke, Peggy Szymenderski, moderated by Felix Trautmann

How does the police perform its work? A view of employment conditions, hiring requirements, and job profiles indicates that police work is a social practice sustained by its own professional ethos and a remarkable form of commitment. Which social and economic aspects determine its working conditions?