Politician"s Dilemma

Building State Capacity in Latin America (California Series on Social Choice and Political Economy , No 25) by Barbara Geddes

Publisher: University of California Press

Written in English
Cover of: Politician
Published: Pages: 256 Downloads: 134
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Subjects:

  • Central government,
  • Political economy,
  • Political science & theory,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • History: World,
  • Central America,
  • South America,
  • General,
  • Latin America - General,
  • History / Latin America
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7710316M
ISBN 100520207629
ISBN 109780520207622

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