Local government in England / by Josef Redlich ; edited with additions by Francis W. Hirst.

; Hirst, Francis W. (Francis Wrigley), 1873-1953, ed. and tr
London : Macmillan and Co. ; New York : Macmillan Co., 1903.

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Standard Title Englische Lokalverwaltung. English
Other Authors Hirst, Francis W. 1873-1953,
Subjects Great Britain.
Local government -- Great Britain -- History.
Local government -- Great Britain.
Local government.
Description 2 volumes ; 23 cm
Notes Translated from German.
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
The American University Library, Sir Alfred Zimmern Memorial Library. LOCAL
Contents v. 1. Historical -- pt. 1. The development of English government up to the end of the eighteenth century -- The mechanism of the constitution -- A fundamental antithesis -- The completion of parliamentary government -- pt. 2. The growth of English radicalism and its influence on the government of the country -- Politics and political theories in England from the Revolution to the Reform Bill -- Middle class reform of local government (i. the reform of the poor laws; ii. the reform of the municipalities) -- The development of a sanitary code and of sanitary authorities to administer it -- The development of a democratic form of local government.
v. 2. Descriptive : the local authorities in the English system of local government -- pt. 1. Constitution and government of municipal boroughs -- The legal powers of English municipalities: their sources and their extent -- Municipal boroughs their territorial basis (i. the town its extent and extension) -- Municipal boroughs : their personal basis (ii. the burgess : his rights and duties) -- The town council, or the representatives of the burgesses -- Municipal electioneering and municipal politics -- The law of municipal elections -- The inner organization of town councils -- The sphere of municipal government -- The finance of municipal government : property, revenue, expenditure, and debt -- The finance of municipal government : rates and taxes -- The organisation of justice in municipal buroughs.
Genre History.
Geographic Area Great Britain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)503809
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