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half century of municipal reform

Frank Mann Stewart

half century of municipal reform

the history of the National Municipal League

by Frank Mann Stewart

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Published by University of California Press in Los Angeles, Cal .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • National Municipal League.,
    • Municipal government -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 249-277.

      Statementby Frank Mann Stewart.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJS302.N64 S8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 289 p.
      Number of Pages289
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6071651M
      LC Control Number50010845
      OCLC/WorldCa6588777

        Police professionalism and the military model of policing became synonymous with police repression. Furthermore, as Walker points out "a half century of professionalization had created police departments that were vast bureaucracies, inward looking, isolated from the public, and defensive in the face of any criticism" (Walker ). Frank Mann Stewart has written: 'A half century of municipal reform' -- subject(s): Municipal government, National Municipal League Asked in Libraries and Library History Where is the Norris.

      A once-in-a-lifetime municipal reform? 2 The future of the Nordic model of decentralisation 4 The Danish local government reforms 6 Municipal mergers in a metropolitan area 8 Municipal mergers and local representation 10 2 FISCAL FEDERALISM: INTERNATIONAL ExPERIENCES AND THE NORDIC RESPONSE 15File Size: 2MB. (shelved 1 time as education-reform) avg rating — 4, ratings — published Want to Read saving.

      The Politics of Reform At the turn of the twentieth century there was a resurging impulse toward social and political reform. In some ways it continued tendencies already apparent since the industrial revolution of the early nineteenth century, in which white, Protestant, middle-class Americans organized to improve the lives of the urban poor. To reach its conclusions, the book employs cutting edge empirical approaches. It also offers a rich data set of multiple measures of inflation for a virtually global sample of countries over a half-century to spur further research into this important topic.


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