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3/25/11 Chapter 4 The Origins of Concern with Government
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3/25/11 Periods of Government in America No government Period: 1776 to 1850 Municipal Government Period: 1850- 1895 State Intercity Government Period: 1895-1932
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3/25/11 No government Period: 1776 to 1850 Period of county government Rural, low population Self-dependence The best government was the least government Traditional government—kept records, ownership of property, protected property
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3/25/11 Municipal Government Period: 1850-1895 Influx of European immigrants to cities causing congestion Services for water, sewage, waste, crime, health codes, building codes, mass education Municipal government provided services Corruption
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3/25/11 State Intercity Government Period: 1895-1932 Political corruption in cities Reforms imposed by state governments Non-partisan elections Civil service system; merit vs. loyalty Dillion’s rule - Local government is a creation of the state government - cities have to comply with state
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3/25/11 Federal Government Era: 1932 to the Present Great Depression and World War II
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This note was uploaded on 03/24/2011 for the course POLS 207 taught by Professor Peterson during the Spring '07 term at Texas A&M.

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Chapter 4, re8f10 - Chapter 4 The Origins of Concern with...

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