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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Leadership structure : The head of state is a president , directly elected by
universal adult suffrage . The president's term of office is five years , not
immediately renewable . Following an armed uprising in February 2004 , an
interim president ...
Leadership structure : The head of state is a president , directly elected for the
first time in 2004. The president's term of office is five years . The head of
government is the president , who appoints a cabinet . President : Abdurrahman
Wahid 20 ...
Leadership structure : The head of state is a directly elected president . The
president's term of office is six years . The head of government is the president .
The cabinet is appointed by the president . President : Since 31 Dec. 1987