Local Government Since 1945 (Making Contemporary Britain) (Paperback)

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This introductory textbook provides an historical overview of developments in local government in postwar Britain.

  • Examines role of local government both as partner and as agent of central ministries
  • Based substantially on original research, yet written accessibly for beginning students and general readers
  • Ken Young is the leading authority in this field, and Nirmala Rao a much- respected younger scholar

About the Author

Ken Young is Vice-Principal of Queen Mary & Westfield College, University of London. Nirmala Rao is Lecturer in the Department of Social Policy and Politics at Goldsmith's College, University of London.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780631195825
ISBN-10: 0631195823
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: December 30th, 1997
Pages: 346
Language: English
Series: Making Contemporary Britain