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At the End of the Line: Colonial Policing and the Imperial Endgame 1945-80

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Colonial policing and the imperial endgame is the first comprehensive study of the colonial police and their complex role within Britain’s long and turbulent process of decolonization, a time characterised by political upheaval and colonial conflict.

The Colonial Police Service was created in 1936 in order to standardise all imperial police forces and mould colonial policin
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Paperback, 264 pages
Published May 15th 2010 by Manchester University Press
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I read this book for a second time and found it very helpful with regard to framing arguments surrounding colonial policing. Sinclair, in this respect, is a bit of a pioneer as most books on colonial policing have focused on the 19th century. She solely looks at the post-WWII period. Unfortunately for me she entirely skips over the Arab Rebellion (1936-39) and focuses on the end of the Mandate. Still a worthy read.
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