TITLE

PRESIDENTIAL POWER IN LATIN AMERICAN POLITICS

PUB. DATE
January 1978
SOURCE
Foreign Affairs;Jan1978, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p452
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents an overview of the book Presidential Power in Latin American Politics, edited by Thomas V. DiBacco.
ACCESSION #
17004455

 

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