Dade County: Unbossed, Erratically Led

@article{Wood1964DadeCU,
  title={Dade County: Unbossed, Erratically Led},
  author={Thomas J. Wood},
  journal={The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science},
  year={1964},
  volume={353},
  pages={64 - 71}
}
  • T. J. Wood
  • Published 1 May 1964
  • Political Science
  • The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
Personal political leadership in Dade County— Miami, Florida—when it does exist, tends to be short-lived and limited in scope—that is, confined to a particular area of the county or to a particular level of government. The elements of the political environment which produce a high degree of political atomization are ever-changing factions in a one-party state, failure of the multitudes of newly arrived residents to identify themselves with the governmental problems of the area, the predominance…