1 edition of State and local government systems found in the catalog.
State and local government systems
1985 by Urban and Regional Information Systems Association in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English
|Contributions||Urban and Regional Information Systems Association.|
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|Pagination||v, 254 p. :|
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Explores the foundations of state and local politics Â 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 happens at the federal level, this text. in what ways are a mayor-council system and a council-manager system similar? incorporation creates a local government and. creates geographic boundaries for villages, towns and cities. a local government gets about the same amount of revenue from property, sales and income taxes as it does from. Local & State Government & Taxes.
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The chapter on government powers now includes a new principal case on home rule and many contemporary problems/5(4). Richard C. Kearney (Ph.D., University of Oklahoma) is retired as professor of political science and public administration at North Carolina State University.
His career also included lengthy teaching, research, and administrative responsibilities at East Carolina University, the University of Connecticut, Cited by: She teaches courses in state and local politics and policy, intergovernmental State and local government systems book, environmental policy and management, and public policy process.
Her research interests revolve around questions of institutional change, policy adoption and implementation, and intergovernmental dynamics/5(15).
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