3 edition of Politics and policy in American states and communities found in the catalog.
Politics and policy in American states and communities
Dennis L. Dresang
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Dennis L. Dresang, James J. Gosling.|
|Contributions||Gosling, James J.|
|LC Classifications||JK2408 .D68 2010|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||2009023416|
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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages: color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm: Contents: Chapter 1: Face-to-Face GovernanceChapter 2: State Diversity, Growth and Decline, and the Contemporary Urban DilemmaChapter 3: Federalism and Intergovernmental RelationsChapter 4: Constitutions and ChartersChapter 5: Policy-Making.
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