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Cities, politics, and policy : a comparative analysis / edited by John P. Pelissero.

Publication:
Washington, D.C. : CQ Press, c2003.
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xvii, 350 p. ; 23 cm.
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Subjects:
Municipal government -- United States.
Urban policy -- United States.
Contents:
pt. 1. The politics of the urban environment. 1. The political environment of cities in the twenty-first century / John P. Pelissero
2. The intergovernmental environment / Michael J. Rich
3. Political participation in cities / Elaine B. Sharp
4. Urban racial and ethnic politics / Dianne M. Pinderhughes
5. Power and governance in American cities / Clarence N. Stone
pt. 2. Decision-making institutions. 6. Mayoral politics / Lana Stein
7. City councils / Timothy B. Krebs and John P. Pelissero
8. City managers and the urban bureaucracy / Robert E. England
pt. 3. Policy outputs and outcomes. 9. The politics of revenue and spending policies / Robert M. Stein
10. Economic development policies / Richard D. Bingham
11. Urban services / David N. Ammons
12. The new politics of urban schools / Kenneth K. Wong
13. Suburban and metropolitan politics / J. Eric Oliver.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Pelissero, John P.
ISBN:
1568026862 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
50630507