How Municipal Takeovers Reshape Urban Democracy: Comparing the Experiences of Camden, New Jersey and Flint, Michigan

Municipal takeovers are a state policy ostensibly designed to address urban fiscal crises by “temporarily” taking over local government, suspending local control, and implementing sweeping austerity measures. Although framed as “apolitical,” takeovers have the capacity to reshape local democracy. Th...

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Volume: 56
Main Author: Nickels, Ashley E
Clark, Amanda D
Wood, Zachary D
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Los Angeles, CA SAGE Publications 01.05.2020
published in: Urban affairs review (Thousand Oaks, Calif.) Vol. 56; no. 3; pp. 790 - 822
ORCID: 0000-0002-5183-246X
Data of publication: 20200500
ISSN: 1078-0874
EISSN: 1552-8332
Discipline: Sociology & Social History
Social Sciences (General)
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: CrossRef
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