New York City Politics : Governing Gotham

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2007-12-15
  • Publisher: Rutgers Univ Pr

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The first comprehensive analysis of New York City's political system in four decades.

Author Biography

Bruce F. Berg is an associate professor of political science at Fordham University.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. ix
Introductionp. 1
The Economic Development Imperativep. 20
The State and the Cityp. 58
The Federal Government and the Cityp. 88
Racial and Ethnic Diversityp. 120
Political Parties in New York City Governancep. 160
The Charter, the Mayor, and the Other Guysp. 180
The City Councilp. 212
The Municipal Bureaucracyp. 244
Conclusionp. 281
Referencesp. 293
Indexp. 323
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