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Theories of urban politics

Stoker, G. and Wolman, H. (1995) Theories of urban politics. Sage. ISBN 0803988648

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Abstract

Providing a comprehensive overview of the main theories which structure debate on urban politics, the internationally respected contributors to this textbook provide a clear and coherent account which is organized around four major questions. The first part looks at issues of power and examines both traditional and recent theories of power in cities. The nature of public bureaucracy and those officials that have a leadership role within city government are discussed in the second part. The third part examines the ways that citizens are involved in the process of urban politics. The final part seeks to place urban politics in terms of the social economic environment and the complex architecture of government in which it has

Item type: Book
ID code: 29505
Notes: 2nd ISBn print: 0803988656
Keywords: urban politics, public bureaucracy, city government, social economic environment, government architecture, Political science (General)
Subjects: Political Science > Political science (General)
Department: Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) > School of Government and Public Policy > Politics
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    Date Deposited: 07 Jun 2011 12:21
    Last modified: 12 Mar 2012 11:24
    URI: http://strathprints.strath.ac.uk/id/eprint/29505

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