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Author Burns, Peter F., author

Title Reforming New Orleans : the contentious politics of change in the Big Easy / Peter F. Burns and Matthew O. Thomas
Published Ithaca ; London : Cornell University Press, 2015
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Contents Introduction: Rebuilding governance, politics, and policy in New Orleans -- Pre-Katrina New Orleans -- Reform and economic development -- Democracy vs. reform in pre-Katrina education -- The most reform friendly city in the country -- From neglect and mismanagement to reform and development in housing -- The most brutal police? -- Conclusion: The effects of sudden shocks on governance, politics, and policy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Hurricane Katrina, 2005 -- Political aspects.
Political culture -- Louisiana -- New Orleans.
New Orleans (La.) -- Politics and government.
Form Electronic book
Author Thomas, Matthew O., author
ISBN 1501700944 (electronic bk.)
9781501700941 (electronic bk.)