Vietos savivaldos esmė ir socialinė paskirtis visuomenėje.
The objective of the article is to clarify the nature and the social mission of local government in the society. The article formulates several goals: - to reveal the nature of term “self-government”; - to describe the relationship among the cognate categories “self-government” and “management”; - to identify the correlation among the concepts “local government” and “state government”; - to analyse the influence of democratic ideas to local government. In the first chapter, the author emphasizes, that the term “self-government” is universal and could be used ina lot of sciences such as cybernetic, sociology, management, law and etc. The nature of category “selfgovernment” and its tentative definitions are analysed in the article. The second chapter of the article calls for the discussion about cognate categories – “self-government” and “management”. The term “management” is described in broad sense, underlining the difference and the analogy of categories “self-government” and “management”.
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