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State and Local Government and Politics

Morris J. Levitt

State and Local Government and Politics

A Simulation

by Morris J. Levitt

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Published by Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • LOCAL GOVERNMENT_UNITED STATES,
  • Political Science / Government / Local,
  • STATE GOVERNMENTS

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages136
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11525344M
    ISBN 100840387415
    ISBN 109780840387417

    city government, political administration of urban areas. The English tradition of incorporating urban units (cities, boroughs, villages, towns) and allowing them freedom in most local matters is general in the United States (see city; local government).The traditional U.S. city government had a mayor and council, whose members (aldermen) represented districts (wards).   The book looks at the interaction of local communities from the viewpoint of "home rule." Berman begins by looking at the wide-ranging contact between the layers of American government (federal, state, and local). Local government and its relationship with state government has developed and changed over time.

    of State and Local Politics on Daily Life. Regardless of who you are, what you do, or what. you want to do, if you reside in the United States, state and local governments play a large role in your life. Regardless of what you are interested in—graduating, starting a career, beginning a family, or just good old-fashioned sex, drugs, and rock. Explores the foundations of state and local politics  State and Local Government by the People is about the institutions and political forces that shape policymaking and policy outcomes. Viewing state and local governments as microcosms of what .

    Get this from a library! Of, by, and for the people: state and local government and politics. [Morris Levitt; Eleanor G Feldbaum] -- Emphasizes the dynamics of the people who influence government and make it work from without as well as within -- at the local, regional and state levels. Shows the interrelations of government and. Hampton in his book "The local government and urban policy" states that local authorities have boundaries defined geographicall y, are organs hi ghly functi onal, dire ctly elect ed,Author: Aurora Ndreu.


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