Neighborhood government.

by Douglas Yates

Publisher: Rand Corp. in [Santa Monica, Calif.]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 13 Downloads: 748
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  • Neighborhood government -- United States.,
  • Decentralization in government -- United States.,
  • Community power -- United States.
LC ClassificationsAS36 .R28 no. 4671, JS341 .R28 no. 4671
The Physical Object
Pagination13 p.
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5334463M
LC Control Number72187730

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