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By the people, for the people?

Alan Whitehead

By the people, for the people?

community governance : reconnecting representation and participation

by Alan Whitehead

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Published by Local Government Information Unit in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Title from cover.

StatementAlan Whitehead.
ContributionsLocal Government Information Unit.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17483307M
ISBN 101897957262
OCLC/WorldCa59435045

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