Preface; Acknowledgements; Part I. Introduction and Historical Background: 1. Introduction to the study of police unionism;
2. The history and structure of the Police Federation; Part II. Police Attitudes to Unionism: 3. Policemen's evaluation of
the Federation; 4. Evaluation of specific Federation activities; 5. Policemen's desire for unionism; 6. The goals an institutionalisation
of representation; 7. the Federationists and the men; 8. Attitudes to unionism outside the force; Part III. The Police as
an Occupation: 9. The background and initial orientation of policemen; 10. Orientation to work; 11. Police and outside society;
12. Understanding police unionism a typology; Part IV. Conclusions: 13. Conclusions and implications of the study; Postscript
and appendices; Bibliography; Index.