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I consider myself a scholar of nineteenth century U.S. history and spend most of my reading time on books and articles covering this period, but I always make sure to spend time reading about other time periods, countries, and forms of scholarly thought (philosophy, sociology, anthropology, etc.). 922 more words
In England and the United States, the police were invented within the space of just a few decades—roughly from 1825 to 1855.
The new institution was not a response to an increase in crime, and it really didn’t lead to new methods for dealing with crime. 7,240 more words
Sorry, been a little busy lately. Got a new job you see, so I’ve been a bit preoccupied with that as you might guess. As I start to settle in, get used to the new office and new department, a time of introspection has started about career, life and personal goals. 1,067 more words