Who governs? Democracy and power in an American city.

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In this now-classic work, one of the most celebrated political scientists of the twentieth century offers a powerful interpretation of the location of political power in American urban communities.

For this new edition, Robert A. Dahl has written a new Preface in which he reflects on Who Governs. more than four decades after its publication.

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He thus rebutted power-elite theorists such as C. Wright Mills and Floyd Hunter, who had described the United States as a country ruled by a small group of interconnected.

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The book that follows is an attempt to throw new light on an ancient question by examining a single American city in New England. The study began in on the opposite edge of the United States, where, during a year of reading and reflecting at the Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences in Palo Alto, California, I found myself returning incessantly to the central question of.

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Democracy and Power in an American City,” authored by late Yale Sterling Professor of Political Science Robert Dahl GRD ’Who governs?: democracy and power in an American city / Robert A. Dahl ; foreword by Douglas W. Rae ; new preface by the author. Format Book Edition 2nd ed.

Published New Haven: Yale University Press, c Description xviii, p.: ill. ; 21 cm. Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.Who governs?: democracy and power in an American city Användarrecension - Not Available - Book Verdict. Dahl's analysis studies the location of political power in America's urban areas.

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