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Published by Oxford University Press for the British Academy in Oxford .
Written in English


  • Public administration -- Great Britain.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1997-

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementedited and introduced by Vernon Bogdanor ; Christopher Hood ... [et al.]
SeriesBritish Academy occasional paper -- 5
ContributionsBogdanor, Vernon, 1943-, British Academy.
LC ClassificationsJN318 .J65 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 187 p. :
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19316494M
ISBN 10019726333

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