Regulating Local Authorities: Emerging Patterns of Central Control, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Regulating Local Authorities

Emerging Patterns of Central Control, 1st Edition

Edited by Paul Carmichael, Arthur Midwinter

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174 pages

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By examining the relationship between central governments and local authorities in a number of countries, the contributors to this study show how central governments exercise control and influence over the activities of local authorities.

Reviews

'A valuable contribution; not only for what is said, but also for the way in which it brings together different perspectives and for the ideas and questions it sets running.' - Michael Hughes, University of Bimingham in Local Government Studies

'…the collection should benefit interested researchers and students, and it offers useful historical and international context for practitioners.' - David O'Brien in Political Studies Review

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
POL000000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
POL020000
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / State & Provincial