Legislators And Representation In Sri Lanka: The Decentralization Of Development Planning, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Legislators And Representation In Sri Lanka

The Decentralization Of Development Planning, 1st Edition

By Robert C. Oberst

Routledge

158 pages

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Description

Focusing on the work of Sri Lankan legislators, this book offers a model of representation in examining parliamentary systems, especially those found in the Third World. It explores an important part of legislators' responsibilities as the country seeks to decentralize its development planning.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Sri Lankan Society and Politics 3. Legislative Attitudes 4. Political Demands 5. Constituency Service 6. Law-Making and Representation 7. Development Work 8. Summary 9. Is Parliament of Value?

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL054000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / World / Asian
SOC053000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Regional Studies