Police education and critical thinking : a case study of Singapore police program
Dean, Geoff (2006) Police education and critical thinking : a case study of Singapore police program. Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences Today, 31(2), pp. 1-15.
The focus of the paper is on the role of critical thinking in assisting police officers to make the transition from a procedurally-based method of training to a higher education style of learning that emphasizes a self-directed, reflective form of professional practice. A specially-designed university course for the Singapore Police Force is used as a case study to highlight the journey from training to education.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
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|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LAW AND LEGAL STUDIES (180000)|
|Divisions:||Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Law|
Current > Research Centres > Law and Justice Research Centre
Current > Schools > School of Justice
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2006 Academy of Criminal Justice Science|
|Deposited On:||06 Jul 2007|
|Last Modified:||11 Nov 2011 10:09|
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