When state and federal governments intrude, abdicate responsibility, or prove unable to respond to local needs, how can cities fight back? How can they promote and defend their own interests? Addressing these questions, Lori Riverstone-Newell explores the emergence of local policy activism and its impact in a number of state and federal policy arenas.
|Publisher:||Lynne Rienner Publishers, Inc.|
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.80(d)|
About the Author
Lori Riverstone-Newell is assistant professor of politics and government at Illinois State University.