Local Government Election Practices: A Handbook for Public Officials and Citizens

Local Government Election Practices: A Handbook for Public Officials and Citizens

by Roger L. Kemp (Editor)

Paperback(ALT)

$39.95
View All Available Formats & Editions
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for guaranteed delivery by Wednesday, December 19

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780786428434
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date: 07/05/2006
Edition description: ALT
Pages: 503
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Roger L. Kemp, Ph.D., ICMA-CM, has been a city manager on both the East and West coasts for more than 25 years and holds International City/County Management Association credentials. He has taught at the University of California, Rutgers University, University of New Haven, University of Connecticut and Golden Gate University.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents



Acknowledgments iv

Preface 1



Part I: Introduction 7

Part II: The Laws and the Systems 51

Part III: National Studies and Trends 139

Part IV: State Studies and Trends 317

Part V: County and City Studies and Trends 361

Part VI: The Future 449



Appendix A: Model City Charter Election Guidelines 469

Appendix B: Model County Charter Election Guidelines 476

About the Contributors 483

Index 487

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews