Politics in Place: Social Power Relations in an Australian Country Town (Paperback)
  • Politics in Place: Social Power Relations in an Australian Country Town (Paperback)
zoom

Politics in Place: Social Power Relations in an Australian Country Town (Paperback)

(author)
£29.99
Paperback 228 Pages / Published: 19/06/2008
  • Not available

This product is currently unavailable

Email me when available

Stay one step ahead and let us notify you when this item is next available to order

Politics in Place focuses on political life in a typical Australian agricultural town. It examines the maintenance of a local political power structures through an analysis of the town's social processes and asociated ideologies. Dr Gray argues that local government does affect people's lives and discusses why it is that some people can use their local political system to their advantage while others remain unempowered. Unlike many earlier studies, Politics in Place does not rely on the identification of an elite group, nor does it merely describe static features of social stratification. Rather, it examines the historically based processes that have created the constraints which limit prospects for local people. The book will be of interest to anyone wishing to gain an insight into the workings of politics at local level.

Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521066532
Number of pages: 228
Weight: 340 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 13 mm

You may also be interested in...

The Voice for Crewe
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
Total Recall
Added to basket
A Concise History of Japan
Added to basket
The Strange Death of Labour Scotland
Added to basket
Gnarr
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Everyday Law on the Street
Added to basket
The Prince
Added to basket
£6.00
Paperback
Bureaucracy
Added to basket
£20.00
Paperback
Ladies Elect
Added to basket
£60.00
Paperback
Poor Man's Parliament
Added to basket
Just Boris
Added to basket
£13.99
Paperback
A Mayor's Life
Added to basket
£21.99
Hardback
Making Democracy Work
Added to basket
The Westminster Whistleblowers
Added to basket
The Kingdom to Come
Added to basket

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.