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Could local government govern? Rethinking the role of councillors

Copus, Colin (2017) Could local government govern? Rethinking the role of councillors. British Politics and Policy at LSE (04 May 2017). Website.

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Abstract

What is the meaning of ‘government’ in local government? Colin Copus writes that, although local government understandably clings to its service provision functions, there is a broader role that councillors could assume, and argues that the concept of public accountability would be key in that role.

Item Type: Online resource (Website)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/politicsandpolicy
Additional Information: © 2017 The Author(s) CC BY-NC-ND 3.0; Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
J Political Science > JN Political institutions (Europe) > JN101 Great Britain
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Date Deposited: 12 May 2017 12:58
Last Modified: 14 May 2020 23:23
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/76774

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