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The return of the trojan horse : Alberta and the new world (dis)order

Author: Trevor W Harrison
Publisher: Montréal : Black Rose Books, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Return Of The Trojan Horse re-examines Klein's Alberta after a decade of deficit-slashing, tax-cutting conservatism. It is an original compilation of critical essays on Alberta's policies, written by some of Alberta's (and Canada's) best authors who come from a wide spectrum of viewpoints and backgrounds, all blending insight with journalistic flair."--Jacket.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Return of the trojan horse.
Montréal : Black Rose Books, ©2005
(OCoLC)607591274
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Trevor W Harrison
ISBN: 1551642557 9781551642550 1551642549 9781551642543
OCLC Number: 56419947
Notes: Updates and expands upon the material presented in The trojan horse : Alberta and the future of Canada.
Description: xii, 346 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction / Trevor W. Harrison --
Politics and Ideology --
Ralph Klein and the Hollowing of Alberta / Keith Brownsey --
King Ralph, the Ministry of Truth, and the Media in Alberta / Shannon Sampert --
Hips and Knees: The Politics of Private Health Care in Alberta / Gillian Steward --
The Politics of De-Politicization: Neo-Liberalism and Popular Consent in Alberta / Dennis Soron --
Language and Power: "Special Interests" in Alberta's Political Discourse / Trevor W. Harrison, William Johnston, Harvey Krahn --
The Best Government Money Can Buy? Political Contributions in Alberta / Trevor W. Harrison --
Economics and the Environment --
Not Just About Money: Provincial Budgets and Political Ideology / Greg Flanagan --
Alberta's Land, Water, and Air: Any Reasons Not to Despair? / Ian Urquhart --
Spent Energy: Re-Fueling the Alberta Advantage / Gordon Laird --
Silent Lies and Alberta's Looming Water Crisis / James M. Byrne --
Alberta's Thirty Years War Against the Family Farm / Ken Larsen --
Sectors and People --
From Manning to Mazankowski and Beyond: Alberta's Fight to Privatize Health Care / Tammy Horne --
A New Regime of Accountability for Alberta's Public Schools / Alison Taylor, Lynette Shultz, Diane Wishart Leard --
Campus Alberta Inc.: New Directions for Post-Secondary Education / Brian Titley --
Does Our Path Have a Heart? Children's Services in Alberta / Jean Lafrance --
When Martha and Henry Are Poor: The Poverty of Alberta's Social Assistance Programs / Julie Black, Yvonne Stanford.
Other Titles: Trojan horse.
Responsibility: Trevor W. Harrison, editor.

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"The Return Of The Trojan Horse re-examines Klein's Alberta after a decade of deficit-slashing, tax-cutting conservatism. It is an original compilation of critical essays on Alberta's policies, written by some of Alberta's (and Canada's) best authors who come from a wide spectrum of viewpoints and backgrounds, all blending insight with journalistic flair."--Jacket.

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