3 edition of The central research function in local government found in the catalog.
The central research function in local government
E. M. Davies
by Institute of Local Government Studies, University of Birmingham in Birmingham
Written in English
|Series||Local Authorities Research and Intelligence Association monograph -- no.1|
|Contributions||University of Birmingham. Institute of Local Government Studies.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||76|
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