Abstract: Local governments across the world face challenges of globalisation and urbanisation. In many countries, a shift took place from ‘local government’ to ‘local governance’. To avoid undermining local democracy, place-based civic leadership must be given more attention, both in academe and practice.
Author(s): Hambleton, Robin
Source(s): , Commonwealth journal of local governance (CJLG); 8/9 p. 8-32, ill., graph Commonwealth journal of local governance (CJLG) 8/9
Published: 2011 University of technology Sydney (UTS)], [Sydney (English