Realising the public person

Eileen Lepine*, Helen Sullivan

*Corresponding author for this work

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This article examines continuity and change in the issues facing councillors, in the history of UK local government. It considers the changing role of the councillor as a 'public person', in the context of wider discussions of democracy and argues for a positive role for the councillor in a revitalised public domain.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)91-107
Number of pages17
JournalLocal Government Studies
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2010
Externally publishedYes


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