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Notes on local and regional government in advanced Western democracies

Alan Norton

Notes on local and regional government in advanced Western democracies

United States of America

by Alan Norton

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Published by University of Birmingham, Institute of Local Government Studies in Birmingham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Cover title: United States of America.

Other titlesUnited States of America.
StatementAlan Norton.
SeriesThe future role and organisation of local government
ContributionsUniversity of Birmingham. Institute of Local Government Studies.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19586012M

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