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TABLE OF CONTENTS

CHAPTER ONE: INTRODUCTION

1.1  Background to the Study                                                                                     

1.2  Statement of the Problem                                                                                    

1.3  Objectives of the Study                                                                                      

1.4  Research Questions                                                                                             

1.5  Justification of the Study                                                                                    

1.6  Scope of the Study                                                                                             

1.7  Operational Definitions of Key Terms                                                                

1.8  Plan of Work                                                                                                       

CHAPTER TWO: REVIEW OF LITERATURE

 2.0 Introduction                                                                                                       

  8 2.1 The Concept of Decentralization                                                                               

   8 2.1.1 Kinds of Decentralization                                                                              

2.1.2 African Perspectives of Decentralization                                                        

  12 2.1.3 Growing Trend Toward Decentralization                                         

 12 2.2 Liberia and the Centralized Problem                                                             

  13 2.3 Discussion of the Liberia Decentralization Policy                                          

2.4 Necessity for Decentralization in Modern Governance       

 17 2.4.1 Arguments for and against Decentralization                                                      

    18  2.4.2 Potential Benefits of Decentralization                                                                       

2.5 Local Government                                                                                              

2.5.1 Imperatives of Local Government                                                                    

21 2.5.2 The Establishment of Liberia and Local Government                                         

2.5.3 Legal Framework for Local Government in Liberia                                         

2.5.4 Local Governance                                                                                              

2.6 Local Government Autonomy                                                                              

2.6.1 Local Government Autonomy and Decentralization                                         

2.7 The Concept of Development                                                                           

  25 2.7.1 Grassroots/Rural Development                                                                          

2.7.2 Grassroots Development and Decentralization                                                 

2.8 Theoretical Framework                                                                                         

2.8.1 Application of the Theories                                                                              

 2.9 Gap (s) in Literature                                                                                            

CHAPTER THREE: METHODOLOGY

 3.0 Introduction                                                                                                        

 3.1 Research Design                                                                                                  

 3.2 Population                                                                                                            

 3.3 Sample Size and Sampling Technique                                                                

3.4 Method of Data Collection                                                                                  

 3.5 Sources of Data                                                                                                   

 3.6 Instrument of the Study                                                                                      

 3.7 Reliability of the Instrument                                                                                

 3.8 Validity of the Instrument                                                                                   

 3.9 Method of Data Analysis                                                                                     

 3.01 Ethical Consideration                                                                                        

CHAPTER FOUR: DATA ANALYSIS, RESULTS

AND DISCUSSION OF FINDINGS

 4.0 Introduction                                                                                                         

 4.1 Demographic Profile                                                                                            

4.2 Objective One                                                                                                       

4.3 Objective Two                                                                                                      

4.4 Objective Three                                                                                                     

4.4 Objective Four                                                                                                      

 4.5 Discussion of Findings                                                                                        

CHAPTER FIVE: SUMMARY, CONCLUSION

AND RECOMMENDATION

 5.1 Summary                                                                                                              

 5.2 Conclusion                                                                                                           

 5.3 Recommendations                                                                                               

 5.4 Contribution to Knowledge                                                                                 

 5.5 Limitation of the Study                                                                                       

 5.6 Suggestion for Further Studies                                                                            

REFERENCES                                                                                                        

APPENDICES                                                                                                          


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