“Speak Your Mind” is a PAR webpage feature that allows you to offer insights about big questions in public administration. The responses serve as a community forum for discussion of specific editorial contributions, and the format provides a platform for exchange of different ideas about how we think of public administration as a professional and scholarly enterprise.
PAR‘s March/April 2017 edition (Volume 77, Issue 2) features a symposium on policing and race. In the introduction to the symposium, guest editors Drs. Charles Menifield and James D. Ward argue, “This symposium contributes to the discussion by offering paradigms from multiple disciplines and providing the most up-to-date research at the intersection of public administration, law enforcement, and public policy.”
To access the content of the symposium, visit our Wiley site. PAR has also created a PowerPoint featuring the symposium’s content:
Given the complex nature of policing problems facing the United States and variety of perspectives provided in the symposium, we welcome your feedback on the following question: