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Delaware politics and government

Author: William W Boyer; Edward C Ratledge
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2009.
Series: Politics and governments of the American states.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume provides a comprehensive analysis of both the historical and the contemporary dimensions of the politics and government of the "First State." Once a sparsely populated, agrarian, and relatively insignificant polity, Delaware has become a densely and diversely populated financial and legal center often called the "corporation capital of the world." Delaware's prime location has been central to its  Read more...
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Boyer, William W.
Delaware politics and government.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2008043540
(OCoLC)263146801
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William W Boyer; Edward C Ratledge
ISBN: 9780803224728 0803224729
OCLC Number: 370741649
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 217 pages) : illustrations, maps.
Contents: Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; One: Delaware in Transition; Two: Political Culture of the "First State"; Three: Delaware in the Federal System; Four: The Constitution; Five: Political Parties and Elections; Six: The Governor and Administration; Seven: The General Assembly; Eight: Courts, Judges, and Lawyers; Nine: State-Local Relations; Ten: Public Finance; Eleven: Nongovernmental Influence and Participation; Twelve: Sprawl, Pollution, and Health; Epilogue; Notes; Suggested Sources for Further Reading; Index.
Series Title: Politics and governments of the American states.
Responsibility: William W. Boyer and Edward C. Ratledge.

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Provides a comprehensive analysis of both the historical and the contemporary dimensions of the politics and government of the ""First State"". William W. Boyer and Edward C. Ratledge provide an  Read more...

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