How Local Politics Shape Federal Policy

How Local Politics Shape Federal Policy

Business, Power, and the Environment in Twentieth-century Los Angeles

Book - 2011
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"Focusing on five Los Angeles environmental policy debates between 1920 and 1950, Sarah Elkind investigates how practices in American municipal government gave business groups political legitimacy at the local level as well as unanticipated influence over federal politics"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2011.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780807834893
Characteristics: xii, 267 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.


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