Tag: Local government

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[The following is a point-form note series on Local Government Politics aggregated from an academic course on that subject.] The city manager model: – Referenced in Urban Governance in Canada by K. Graham, S. Phillips with A. Maslow The city manager model is at the other end of the spectrum […]

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[The following is a point-form note series on Local Government Politics aggregated from an academic course on that subject.] Sir William Hingston: Sir William Hingston was one of Canada’s most illustrious surgeons in the second half of the 19th century. Not only was he a very innovative surgeon but also […]

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[The following is a point-form note series on Local Government Politics aggregated from an academic course on that subject.] The Dillon’s Rule:  – Referenced in the chapter Excerpt from V. Ostrom, R. Bishe & E. Ostrom “The Struggle for Local Self Government” Hundreds of U.S. court decisions to the present […]

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[The following is a point-form note series on Local Government Politics aggregated from an academic course on that subject.] Empowered deliberative democracy: Illustrated within the pages of the Anchor Fung article “Accountable Autonomy: Toward Empowered Deliberation in Chicago Schools and Policing” Empowered deliberative democracy refers to the ability of citizens being […]

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[The following is a point-form note series on Local Government Politics aggregated from an academic course on that subject.] City sidewalk, safety and Jane Jacobs:  – Sidewalks are more than just for carrying pedestrians from place to place –      Uses bound up with circulation but not identical to it –      […]