TITLE

Costa Rica, Democratic Anomaly

AUTHOR(S)
Bode, Ken
PUB. DATE
April 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;4/16/77, Vol. 176 Issue 16, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the electoral system in Costa Rica. Information about the first primary elections for president in Costa Rica; Details about the campaign activities of presidential candidates; Comparison of election system of Costa Rica with Latin American countries; Criticism of the constitution of Costa Rica; Agreement among political leaders that the constitution has become a clumsy legal and economic aggregation; Information on the system of universal voter registration in the country.
ACCESSION #
9610677

 

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