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4 edition of Making Local Government Work found in the catalog.

Making Local Government Work

An Introduction to Public Management for Developing Countries and Emerging Economies (Ihs Series in Urban Management and Development)

by Leon van den Dool

  • 104 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Eburon Publishers, Delft .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • POLITICS & GOVERNMENT,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Developing countries,
  • Government - State & Provincial,
  • Political Science / State & Local Government,
  • Local government,
  • Politics and government

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9107554M
    ISBN 109059720997
    ISBN 109789059720992

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Making Government Work serves as equal parts political memoir and reform-minded call to action as Hollings shares compelling and often candidly colorful accounts from his half century of public service to illustrate the smart stewardship of resources and authority needed to enact policies that can make positive differences in the lives of /5(11).

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[Leendert Theodoor van den Dool]. This theoretically and experientially grounded reference provides a complete overview of the principles and applications of government administration and management practices in the local public sector.

Written by over 25 distinguished academics and professionals with substantial experience as practitioners and consultants of administrative operations to local governments.

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