The local state and the judiciary

institutions in American suburbia.

R. J. Johnston

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Illustrates how judicial interpretations of certain clauses of the Federal Constitution have acted as constraints on local activity. Until the composition of the Supreme Court changes, or legislation at the state or Federal level directs otherwise, local state automomy for the manipulation of suburban spatial structure is likely to remain.-after Author

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)255-287
Number of pages33
JournalUnknown Journal
Publication statusPublished - 1982

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