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Outline of state and local government in Virginia ...

Orville Alvin Thomas

Outline of state and local government in Virginia ...

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Published in Bedford, Va .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Virginia,
  • Virginia.
    • Subjects:
    • Local government -- Virginia.,
    • Virginia -- Politics and government.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK3925 1947 .T5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination50 p.
      Number of Pages50
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6519404M
      LC Control Number47023869
      OCLC/WorldCa6476315

      This document demonstrates how Magruder’s American Government, ©, meets the C3 Framework for Social Studies State Standards, Grades 9 Correlation page references are to the Student and Teacher Size: KB. In Virginia, political authority starts at the state level, not at the local level. Despite philosophical claims that power belongs to the people and individuals who vote are the foundation of democracy, the reality in Virginia is that government is based on a "top down" rather than "bottom up" structure.


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