5 edition of The search for democracy found in the catalog.
The search for democracy
Ronald G. Young
by Heatherbank Press for the Local Government Research Unit, Paisley College of Technology in Milngavie
Written in English
The booklet was published 2 years after a major restructuring of Scottish local government. In the name of increasing its power, the number of local authorities was reduced from 625 to 65 and was controversial. The author was a regional councillor and academic - very conscious of the questions the public were asking about the new system - and structures his analysis around 43 questions
|Contributions||Paisley College of Technology. Local Government Research Unit.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||135|
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