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Down the road never travelled

Author: Brigitte Pellerin
Publisher: Toronto [Ont.] : Dundurn Press, ©2003.
Series: Underground Royal Commission.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With a unique blend of candour and humour, Down the Road Never Travelled chronicles the arduous journey Brigitte Pellerin and her fellow researchers undertook in their attempts to track a tax dollar through one government spending program. Imagine coming home one evening and announcing to your significant other that the only way to truly understand how government worked was to study it from the ground up - to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic resource
Electronic books
Case studies
Cas, Études de
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Pellerin, Brigitte, 1970-
Down the road never travelled.
Toronto : Breakout Educational Network in association with Dundurn Press, ©2003
(DLC) 2003615355
(OCoLC)51920367
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brigitte Pellerin
ISBN: 1282809555 9781282809550 9781459718487 1459718488 9781770701342 1770701346
OCLC Number: 311307667
Notes: One of the 16 vols., and 18 hours of video which make up the Underground royal commission report.
Description: 1 online resource (138 pages).
Contents: Cover --
Contents --
Introduction --
1. Infra! Infra!13; --
2. The Stretching Of The Word13; --
3. KafkaS Castle Three Times Over13; --
4. By The People For The Moment13; --
5. A Culture Of Secrecy13; --
Index.
Series Title: Underground Royal Commission.
Other Titles: Underground royal commission report.
Responsibility: Brigitte Pellerin.
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With a unique blend of candour and humour, Down the Road Never Travelled chronicles the arduous journey Brigitte Pellerin and her fellow researchers undertook in their attempts to track a tax dollar through one government spending program. Imagine coming home one evening and announcing to your significant other that the only way to truly understand how government worked was to study it from the ground up - to literally look into the sewer lines, leaking water mains, pothole-ridden roads and collapsing bridges of Canadian cities. This was Pellerin's goal when she embarked on an investigation of.

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