Violence Work: State Power and the Limits of Police
A critical exploration of the police by Michol Seidel. Delving both into history and into the lived reality of policing in the contemporary. This book lays out a valuable analysis of and against the police while also challenging inadequate critiques that reinforce problematic narratives about the civil nature policing. Anyone interested in a life without police would benefit from reading this book to better understand this fundamentally undesirable institution.