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  • Paperback: 288 pages
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan (8 Jun. 2001)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0333739264
  • ISBN-13: 978-0333739266
  • Product Dimensions: 13.9 x 1.8 x 21.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
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'[An] excellent, clearly-focused book that genuinely takes students beyond the narrowly institutional approach to local government.' - Neil McGarvey, University of Strathclyde

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ROBERT LEACH is Principal Lecturer in Government at Leeds Business School, Leeds Metropolitan University. He is a co-author of Local Government and Thatcherism, author of British Political Ideologies and a contributor to a number of other books.

JANIE PERCY SMITH is Principal Lecturer in the Policy Research Institute, Leeds Metropolitan University where she is engaged in a wide range of research relating to local governance, community development and policy evaluation.

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By Weronika Myslowiecka on 13 Feb. 2015
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