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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chamber , the National Assembly ( Tshogdu ) , has 154 members , of whom 105
are directly elected by universal adult suffrage for three - year terms . There are
Leadership structure : The head of state is a president , directly elected by
universal adult suffrage . The president's term of office is five years , with no limit
on re - election . The head of government is the president . The cabinet is
appointed by ...
Leadership structure : The head of state is a president , who is directly elected by
universal adult suffrage . The president's term of office is four years , renewable
once only . Overall authority is exercised by the country's spiritual leader , the ...