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Are Independent Councillors Really Conservatives in Disguise?
(Taylor and Francis, 2013-10-09)
A feature of English local political folk-lore is the belief among national political parties, that Independent councillors are Conservatives in disguise. Yet, little evidence is given to support this idea because little ...
English local government: reflecting a nation's past or merely an Administrative convenience?.
(Manchester University Press., 2011)
Leading the localities: executive mayors in English local governance.
(Manchester University Press, 2006)
In Defence of Councillors
(Manchester University Press, 2016-01)
The book explores the changing nature of the roles powers, tasks, functions, expectations and challenges of the office of councillor and those that are elected to that office. Based on detailed and long-term research among ...
Minor party and Independent politics beyond the mainstream: Fluctuating fortunes but a permanent presence.
(OUP - in partnership with Hansard Society, 2009-01)
English local government: Neither local nor government.