Profiles of People in Power: The World's Government Leaders
The second edition of this important biographical reference presents over 300 succinct narrative biographies of some of the most important, influential and powerful people in the world. Covering some 200 countries and territories it profiles every serving head of state and head of government and explains both, the role of the head of state, head of government and the legislature as well as each country's type of government.
Containing biographical profiles of close to 350 world leaders, this book will be essential for anyone needing information on those in power. Entries for each country or territory include:
This new edition is going to be a great asset to reference libraries, as well as governmental and political organizations world-wide.
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ICELAND Full name : The Republic of Iceland . Leadership structure : The head
of state is a president , directly elected by universal adult suffrage . The
president's term of office is four years . The head of government is the prime
He was re - elected in 1992 ; later that year the NDP merged with the Democratic
Party and took the latter's name . In 1995 most ... In 1997 the party succeeded in
getting Kim Dae - jung elected as president in the first peaceful transfer of power
URUGUAY Full name : The Eastern Republic of Uruguay , Leadership structure :
The head of state is a president , directly elected by universal adult suffrage for a
five - year term . An incumbent president may not stand for immediate re ...