When Mayors Take Charge
School Governance in the CityBook - 2009
"Assesses the results of mayoral control nationwide, detailing the experience in three key cities: Boston and Chicago, the major prototypes for mayoral control, and Detroit, where mayoral control was not successful. Also provides the first in-depth examination of New York City, where the law installing mayoral control sunsets in 2009"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c2009.
Characteristics: xiv, 255 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.