The Politics of Local Government

  • Authors
  • Gerry Stoker

Part of the Public Policy and Politics book series

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Introducing Local Government

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
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      Pages 3-29
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      Pages 30-51
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      Pages 52-79
  3. Local Government in Operation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
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      Pages 83-105
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      Pages 106-128
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      Pages 129-149
  4. Key Issues for Local Government

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 151-151
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      Pages 153-172
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      Pages 173-191
  5. Theories of Local Politics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 215-215
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      Pages 217-244
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      Pages 245-264
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 265-294

About this book

Introduction

The last decade has seen an increase in political and ideological conflict in local government. This book analyzes this context and examines both the operation of elected local authorities and the rise of a non-directly elected local governement.

Keywords

conflict government politics

Bibliographic information