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State Devolution in America Implications for a Diverse Society (Urban Affairs Annual Reviews)

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Published by Sage Publications, Inc .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Central government policies,
  • Revolutions & coups,
  • State-local relations,
  • Local government,
  • United States,
  • Public Policy,
  • U.S. Government - Federal And State Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Environmental Studies,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Science / Environmental Science,
  • Decentralization in government,
  • Public Affairs & Administration,
  • Federal government

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsLynn A. Staeheli (Editor), Janet E. Kodras (Editor), Colin R. (Robert) Flint (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8028541M
ISBN 10076190879X
ISBN 109780761908791

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