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 collective presidency , with one
member representing each ethnic group ( Bosniac , Serb and Croat ) , all directly
elected for a four - year term . The chair of the presidency rotates every eight
COLOMBIA Full name : The Republic of Colombia . Leadership structure : The
head of state is a president , directly elected by universal adult suffrage . The
president's term of office is four years . Under the 1991 Constitution , the
president was ...
Under a royal decree of 20 August 1993 , the Council's term of office and that of
each member was fixed at four years . King , Prime Minister and Custodian of the
Two Holy Mosques : Fahd ibn Abdul Aziz al - Saud 13 June 1982—1 Aug.