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Product Description: The 2010 election serves as a bookend to one of the remarkable political periods in recent U.S. history. Amidst a profound economic crisis, Americans elected an African American to the presidency and massive Democratic majorities to Congress...read more
By Desmond S. King (editor)

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9780199845361 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, May 2, 2012, cover price $115.00 | About this edition: The 2010 election serves as a bookend to one of the remarkable political periods in recent U.

By George C. Edwards (editor) and Desmond S. King (editor)

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9780199217977 | Oxford Univ Pr on Demand, July 19, 2007, cover price $68.00

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Product Description: The transformation of British local government into a new and complex system of local governance raises fundamental theoretical questions as well as empirical ones. Rethinking Local Democracy argues that traditional defences of local government are no longer adequate and that the case for local autonomy and local democracy needs to be radically rethought...read more

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9780333638538 | Macmillan Pub Ltd, July 1, 1997, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: The transformation of British local government into a new and complex system of local governance raises fundamental theoretical questions as well as empirical ones.

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Product Description: Challenges to Local Government offers a timely discussion of how local governments have implemented public policies during the last decade. Concentrating on Britain and the United States (but with essays on Scandinavia, France and Canada) the authors document, explain and analyze the implications of these policies for local autonomy, focusing especially upon local economic initiatives...read more
By Desmond S. King (editor) and Jon Pierre (editor)

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9780803984059 | Sage Pubns Ltd, January 1, 1991, cover price $181.00 | About this edition: Challenges to Local Government offers a timely discussion of how local governments have implemented public policies during the last decade.

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9780534106393, titled "New Right: Politics, Markets and Citizenship" | Dorsey Pr, January 1, 1988, cover price $31.95

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9780534106423 | Dorsey Pr, June 1, 1987, cover price $21.95 | also contains Electoral Violence in Sub-saharan Africa: Causes and Consequences

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Product Description: Many of the oldest and largest Western cities today are undergoing massive economic decline. The State and the City deals with a key issue in the political economy of cities—the role of the state. Ted Robert Gurr and Desmond S. King argue that theoreticians from both the left and the right have underestimated the significance of state action for cities...read more

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9780226310909 | Univ of Chicago Pr, August 27, 1987, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Many of the oldest and largest Western cities today are undergoing massive economic decline.

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9780226310916 | Univ of Chicago Pr, August 27, 1987, cover price $32.00 | About this edition: Many of the oldest and largest Western cities today are undergoing massive economic decline.

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