Metropolitan Governance in the 21st Century: Capacity, Democracy and the Dynamics of Place (Paperback) book cover

Metropolitan Governance in the 21st Century

Capacity, Democracy and the Dynamics of Place

By Hubert Heinelt, Daniel Kübler

© 2005 – Routledge

212 pages

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This book offers a cross-national analysis of contemporary issues and challenges for the governing of urban regions. The case studies on Germany, Spain, France, Greece, The Netherlands, Finland, the UK, Switzerland, Australia, the US and Canada, place particular emphasis on the tensions building on metropolitan governing capacity and democratic legitimacy. The authors develop and use an analytical framework focused on the dynamics of place and make an original contribution to the debates on the nature of metropolitan governance.

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Routledge/ECPR Studies in European Political Science

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