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Reclaiming local democracy

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Paperback with very slightly bent corners, otherwise as new.

Subtitled: A progressive future for local government.

In this book Ines Newman raises new questions about the fundamental principles that should guide local government decision making in an era when austerity measures leave local governments struggling to meet the demands for services. Drawing on a lifetime of experience as a practitioner and academic within local government, she shifts the agenda toward a more ethical view of how local governments can enact policies that improve social justice and local democracy. Newman argues that local governments should provide a voice for those who lack power, and she does so through an energizing call to reengage politics with ethics and an examination of how local governments can develop active citizens, make a difference in the well-being of the disadvantaged, and, in the end, promote real democracy.

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Author(s):
Ines Newman
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
15.2 x 1.5 x 22.9 cm
Edition:
2014
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1447308905
ISBN-13:
9781447308904
Number of pages:
232
Publisher:
The Policy Press
Title:
Reclaiming Local Democracy

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Paperback with very slightly bent corners, otherwise as new.

Subtitled: A progressive future for local government.

In this book Ines Newman raises new questions about the fundamental principles that should guide local government decision making in an era when austerity measures leave local governments struggling to meet the demands for services. Drawing on a lifetime of experience as a practitioner and academic within local government, she shifts the agenda toward a more ethical view of how local governments can enact policies that improve social justice and local democracy. Newman argues that local governments should provide a voice for those who lack power, and she does so through an energizing call to reengage politics with ethics and an examination of how local governments can develop active citizens, make a difference in the well-being of the disadvantaged, and, in the end, promote real democracy.

Author(s):
Ines Newman
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
15.2 x 1.5 x 22.9 cm
Edition:
2014
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1447308905
ISBN-13:
9781447308904
Number of pages:
232
Publisher:
The Policy Press
Title:
Reclaiming Local Democracy

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