Crime, Law and Social Change

, Volume 50, Issue 1–2, pp 91–109 | Cite as

Counter-terrorism policing: towards social cohesion

  • Sharon Pickering
  • Jude McCulloch
  • David Wright-Neville


This article overviews a large, 3-year study conducted by Monash University and Victoria Police on Counter-Terrorism Policing and Culturally Diverse Communities. It sets out the development of a social cohesion approach to counter-terrorism policing based on extensive empirical research with police members, culturally diverse communities and through the close reading of counter-terrorism law and policy in Australia.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sharon Pickering
    • 1
  • Jude McCulloch
    • 1
  • David Wright-Neville
    • 1
  1. 1.Criminology, School of Political and Social InquiryMonash UniversityMelbourneAustralia

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