Cycling into Saigon : the Conservative transition in Ontario (eBook, 2008) []
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Cycling into Saigon : the Conservative transition in Ontario

Cycling into Saigon : the Conservative transition in Ontario

Author: David Cameron; Graham White
Publisher: Vancouver : UBC Press, [2008], ©2000.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

The essence of democracy is the peaceful and legitimate transfer of government. In 1995 in Ontario, the omens for a successful transition weren't promising ...


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Genre/Form: Étude comparée (Descripteur de forme)
Livre électronique (Descripteur de forme)
Ressource Internet (Descripteur de forme)
Named Person: Mike Harris
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Cameron; Graham White
OCLC Number: 757511681
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 5 déc. 2008).
Awards: Short-listed for Donner Prize, Donner Foundation 2001 (Canada)
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Preface1 Transitions2 The 1985 and 1990 Transitions3 Transition Building Blocks: Bureaucrats, Politicians, and Mandates4 Bureaucratic Preparations5 The Parties Prepare for Power6 Cycling into Saigon: The Common Sense Revolutionaries Take Over7 Not Politics but Good Government: Making Transitions BetterAppendicesA Two Public Policy Forum Documents Given to Opposition PartiesB Excerpts from Mission '97C The Liberal Approach to Organization, Management, and Decision-Making in the Government of OntarioD The Conservative Transition TeamE Introduction to Political Briefing Material Given to Conservative MinistersF Speech by Premier Harris to Deputy Ministers, 27 June 1995G On the Record: Ensuring a Place in History / Peter DeLottinville and Ian E. WilsonNotesBibliographyIndex
Responsibility: David R. Cameron and Graham White.


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[This book] makes an important contribution to the sparse literature on transitions in Canada and in parliamentary regimes generally ... A concluding section neatly sums up the authors' advice on Read more...

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