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Title Local government in liberal democracies : an introductory survey / edited by J.A. Chandler
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 1993
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 209 pages)
Contents 1. Introduction / J.A. Chandler -- 2. England and Wales / John Kingdom -- 3. The Republic of Ireland / M. McManus -- 4. France / M.C. Hunt and J.A. Chandler -- 5. Italy / R.E. Spence -- 6. Germany / A.R. Peters -- 7. Sweden / Bernard Jones -- 8. The United States of America / J.A. Chandler -- 9. Canada / John Kingdom -- 10. Conclusion / J.A. Chandler
Summary The quality and nature of local government varies widely between countries. This introductory text looks at the workings of local government in England and Wales, Germany, France, Ireland, Italy, Sweden, Canada and the USA. The chapters have a similar format so the student has a framework for systematic comparisons of the different case studies and a comprehensive conclusion summarises major differences and relationships between the structures studied
Analysis Local government
Notes Simultaneously published in the USA and Canada
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Comparative government.
Democracy.
Local government.
Form Electronic book
Author Chandler, J. A.
LC no. 92013197
ISBN 0203306627 (electronic bk.)
0203420594 (electronic bk.)
0415022339
0415088755
9780203306628 (electronic bk.)
9780203420591 (electronic bk.)
9780415022330
9780415088756