Not Well Advised

Not Well Advised

by Peter L. Szanton
     
 

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A brief and well-written analysis, by an insider, of the attempts -- mostly failures -- of academics and other consultants to provide useful advice to officials of city government during the "urban crisis" of the 1970s and '80s. Though grounded in the experience of two decades ago, the book formulates lessons of permanent relevance to anyone seeking to "speak truth to

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A brief and well-written analysis, by an insider, of the attempts -- mostly failures -- of academics and other consultants to provide useful advice to officials of city government during the "urban crisis" of the 1970s and '80s. Though grounded in the experience of two decades ago, the book formulates lessons of permanent relevance to anyone seeking to "speak truth to power."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780595177875
Publisher:
iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/1981
Pages:
188
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.43(d)

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