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Decentralizing power

Paul Goodman"s social criticism
  • 204 Pages
  • 2.77 MB
  • English

Black Rose Books , Montréal, New York
Goodman, Paul, 1911-1972., Social problems -- United States., Social institutions -- United States., United States -- Civilization --


United States, United St

Statementedited by Taylor Stoehr.
ContributionsStoehr, Taylor, 1931-
LC ClassificationsHN65 .D35 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 204 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1131604M
ISBN 101551640082
LC Control Number94078183

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It all depends, according to Falleti, Cited by: In this book, we trace the transformation and evolution of concepts and practices of decentralization from the transfer of authority within government to the sharing of power,File Size: KB. In others, the better path might be decentralizing more power to the local and state level, so that people will have more opportunities to “vote with their feet” between jurisdictions Author: Ilya Somin.

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• Balance: Centralize as much as. Decentralization, or decentralizing governance, refers to the restructuring or reorganization of authority so that there is a system of co-responsibility between institutions of governance at the central, regional and local levels according to the principle of subsidiarity.

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These will be discussed in the next two sections. The first section deals with the challenges involved in reaching agreement on decentralization. The second deals with challenges of File Size: KB. This book covers the following themes and topics: * A case study of school decentralization.

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Is it always true that decentralization reforms put more power in the hands of governors and mayors. In post-developmental Latin America, the surprising answer to this question is no. In fact, a variety of outcomes are possible, depending largely on who initiates the reforms, how they are initiated, and in what order they are introduced.

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Christopher DeMuth of the Hudson Institute argues in the  Wall Street Journal  this weekend that President Donald Trump has made history by decentralizing power during a crisis, unlike his predecessors, who used crisis to build a bigger government.