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State supervision of local government

Dale Pontius

State supervision of local government

its development in Massachusetts

by Dale Pontius

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Published by American Council on Public Affairs in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Massachusetts
    • Subjects:
    • Local government -- Massachusetts

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Dale Pontius; introduction by Leverett Saltonstall.
      ContributionsAmerican Council on Public Affairs.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJS349.M4 P6
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 165 p.
      Number of Pages165
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6437180M
      LC Control Number42017136
      OCLC/WorldCa2190605

      In local government, territorial distribution of power is the essence. The history of local government in Western Europe, Great Britain, the United States, and Russia exhibits the growing awareness of its significance. This awareness is a product of a development of parochial and town life which began long before the modern state emerged.   If you want to learn about the inner workings of YOUR state (or local) government, this book isn't going to do you a lot of good. If you're looking for an overview of how state and local governments function across the country with some examples, then Reviews: 5.

      Federal systems have three orders: local, state/province and federal which must work together. The role of local government is central for this kind of systems. They are the main interface between civil society and the state, the democratic structures must be defined in here if not they will be missed elsewhere. State governments had begun many years earlier to impose central supervision over local finance, and they had likewise imposed a measure of control over the administration of school and highway services in extending subsidies to cities, counties, and other local units for the support of these services.

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