A Contemporary Snapshot of Policewomen Attitudes

  title={A Contemporary Snapshot of Policewomen Attitudes},
  author={Philip E. Carlan and Elizabeth Corzine McMullan},
Historically, women have been unwelcome in male-dominated police cultures; despite the gains acquired over many tumultuous years, policewomen continue to face significant obstacles. Men officers often promote the subordination of policewomen, and, because of this, some degree of emotional deterioration among women officers would be understandable. This study aims to evaluate the efficacy of such a hypothesis. Questionnaires were mailed to all municipal police departments in one southern state… CONTINUE READING