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|Contents:||Introduction - Our Aims and Approach Themes and Issues in Local Government Why Elected Local Government? The Way it Was The Way it Is - External Structures Devolution to the Nations and Regions The Way it Is - Internal Structures Functions and Services Governance and Partnership Central-Local Government Relations - The Formal Framework Central-Local Government Relations - The Practice Local Finance Local Elections - Christmas Tree Lights? Councillors - The Voice of Choice The Local Government Workforce Political Parties Who Makes Policy? Voluntary and Community Groups Three Decades, Two Governments, One Direction 'Localism, Localism, Localism'?|
Reviews of the fourth edition: '[A] textbook...of the highest quality... the classic text for all matters of local government in the UK' - Allan McConnell, Public Policy and Administration