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Transforming Local Governance From Thatcherism to New Labour (Government Beyond the Centre) by Gerry Stoker

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Local government policies,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Government - State & Provincial,
  • Political Science / State & Local Government,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Conservatism,
  • England,
  • Great Britain,
  • Local government,
  • New Left

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10557636M
ISBN 100333802489
ISBN 109780333802489

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