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Local government in the united kingdom.

Author: David Wilson
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text provides a comprehensive, accessible basic guide to British local government and is ideal for students encountering local government for the first time. This 5th edition provides insights into the new government's agenda.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Wilson
ISBN: 0230246397 9780230246393
OCLC Number: 693157052
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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'?

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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 Read more...

 
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