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State and local government in America

Daniel R. Grant

State and local government in America

by Daniel R. Grant

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Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • State governments -- United States.,
    • Local government -- United States.,
    • Federal government -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementDaniel R. Grant, H.C. Nixon.
      ContributionsNixon, H. C. 1886-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK2408 .G68 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 502 p. :
      Number of Pages502
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4268987M
      ISBN 100205077056
      LC Control Number81015061
      OCLC/WorldCa7837252

      State and Local Government Review is a quarterly, peer-reviewed, academic journal on public , the editor-in-chief is Michael J. Scicchitano (University of Florida).The journal was established in as the Georgia Government Review by the Carl Vinson Institute of Government (the Institute of Government until ; University of Georgia) and is the official Discipline: Public administration. The grants may offset disparities among local governments in a state based on the revenue producing ability of a local government. This is commonly done for the funding of local public schools. The grants may also be designed to implement state or .

      In The Color of Law (published by Liveright in May ), Richard Rothstein argues with exacting precision and fascinating insight how segregation in America—the incessant kind that continues to dog our major cities and has contributed to so much recent social strife—is the byproduct of explicit government policies at the local, state, and federal levels.   America has local political institutions but nationalized politics. This is a problem. elections these days, at every level of government, increasingly operate as a singular referendum on the.

      Because local governments are merely extension of state powers, rather than autonomous entities that are reserved powers not granted to the state, such as the federalist model between our national government and state governments, this means that the type and level of function given to local governments differs by state, since each state. A local government is a form of public administration which, in a majority of contexts, exists as the lowest tier of administration within a given state. The term is used to contrast with offices at state level, which are referred to as the central government, national government, or (where appropriate) federal government and also to supranational government which deals with .


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