ERIC Number: EJ414311
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Understanding Local Control in the Wake of State Education Reform.
Fuhrman, Susan H.; Elmore, Richard F.
Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis, v12 n1 p82-96 Spr 1990
It is argued that traditional notions of state-local relations as a zero-sum game need recasting. It appears that local effects of state policy are greater than those predicted on the basis of state capacity and that localities often gain, rather than lose, influence as a result of state policymaking. (TJH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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