Local Power, Territory and Institutions in European Metropolitan Regions: In Search of Urban Gargantuas (Hardback) book cover

Local Power, Territory and Institutions in European Metropolitan Regions

In Search of Urban Gargantuas

Edited by Bernard Jouve, Christian Lefevre

© 2002 – Routledge

272 pages

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Hardback: 9780714652184
pub: 2002-05-31
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A comparative analysis of eight different urban areas - Bologna, Bordeaux, Geneve-Lausanne, Lyons, Manchester, Rotterdam, Stuttgart and Torino - examining key urban issues that are high on the policy agenda of every national government.

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Routledge Studies in Federalism and Decentralization

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POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / State & Provincial