Courses Catalogue

Decentralisation And Local Government

COURSE CODE: PAM 7102
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Master of arts in development studies
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: College of Humanities and Social Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Postgraduate

Required Readings

  • Berkerly George and Joun Rouse (2000). The Craft of Public Administration. Mc Graw Hill Companies Companies Ltd; Boston (Eight Edition): State and Local Government. CQ Press, Washington DC Burns J M, Peltason (2004). State and Local Politics: Government by the People: Prentice Hall, New Jersey (11th edition). Cheema, R. and D. Rondinelli (1983). “The Concept of Decentralization”, in Decentralization and Development, Sage Publications, CA. Dresang, D. L and James. J. Gosling (1999). Politics and Policy in American States and Communities. Allyn and Bacon, Massechusetts. GOU (1962). The Independence constitution of Uganda. GOU (1995). The Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, UPPC-Entebbe. GOU (1997). The Local Governments Act CAP 243 GOU (1998). The Local Governments financial and Accounting Regulations, UPPC-Entebbe. Janda K; Berry M F et al (2004). The Challenge of democracy. Houghton Miflin Company, Boston (Brief Edition)
  • Berkerly George and Joun Rouse (2000). The Craft of Public Administration. Mc Graw Hill Companies Companies Ltd; Boston (Eight Edition): State and Local Government. CQ Press, Washington DC
  • Burns J M,  Peltason (2004). State  and Local Politics: Government by the People: Prentice Hall, New Jersey (11th edition).
  • Cheema, R. and D. Rondinelli (1983). “The Concept of Decentralization”, in Decentralization and Development, Sage Publications, CA. 
  • Dresang, D. L and James. J. Gosling (1999). Politics and Policy in American States and Communities. Allyn and Bacon, Massechusetts.
  • GOU (1962). The Independence constitution of Uganda. 
  • GOU (1995). The Constitution of the Republic of Uganda, UPPC-Entebbe.
  • GOU (1997). The Local Governments  Act CAP 243
  • GOU (1998). The Local Governments financial and Accounting Regulations,  UPPC-Entebbe.
  • Janda K; Berry M F et al (2004). The Challenge of democracy. Houghton Miflin Company, Boston  (Brief  Edition).