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The assault on local government [electronic resource] / Andrew Sancton.

By: Sancton, Andrew, 1948-.
Contributor(s): Westmount (Qu�ebec).
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Montreal ; Ithaca : Published for the City of Westmount by McGill-Queen's University Press, c2000Description: 1 online resource (183 p.).ISBN: 9780773568914 (electronic bk.); 0773568913 (electronic bk.).Other title: Merger mania : the assault on local government [Cover title].Subject(s): Annexation (Municipal government) -- Canada | Annexation (Municipal government) | Municipalit�es -- Regroupement | Administration municipale | Municipalit�es -- Regroupement -- Cas, �Etudes de | Municipalit�es -- Regroupement -- Canada | Municipalit�es -- Regroupement -- �Etats-Unis | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / Local | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / State & ProvincialGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Assault on local government.DDC classification: 320.8/59/0971 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Municipal Amalgamation in the United States, 1854-1942 -- Era of Big Government: The 1960s and 1970s -- Decline of the Consolidationist Movement in the United States, the Emergence of "Public Choice," and the "New Regionalism" -- Amalgamations in the 1990s -- Toronto's Megacity -- More Change in Ontario: Ottawa, Hamilton, Sudbury, and Toronto (Again).
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Issued also in French under title: La fr�en�esie des fusions.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 169-183).

1. Municipal Amalgamation in the United States, 1854-1942 -- 2. Era of Big Government: The 1960s and 1970s -- 3. Decline of the Consolidationist Movement in the United States, the Emergence of "Public Choice," and the "New Regionalism" -- 4. Amalgamations in the 1990s -- 5. Toronto's Megacity -- 6. More Change in Ontario: Ottawa, Hamilton, Sudbury, and Toronto (Again).

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