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Historical Foundations of Private Security

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Introduction: The Concepts of Self-Help and Self-Protection

Historically, the concepts of self-help and self-protection were considered foundational to the enforcement of law and the assurance of social order. The private citizen was, by most measures, the chief party responsible for the ...

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