chapter  2
Local Government and Schools Myth: Local Government as a Serious Educational Force is Finished
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I have to begin with the necessary disclaimer of the public servant: what fol­ lows is entirely my personal view. Even so, I am by no means as utterly cer­ tain in my views as a would-be demolisher of myths probably should be. Is it possible there's life left in the creature so regularly buried by commenta­ tors and writers in the last ten years? And if so, is the 'life' just a form of per­ manent vegetative state - or is something more animated capable of emerging?