Profiles of People in Power: The World's Government Leaders

Front Cover
Psychology Press, 2003 - Reference - 635 pages
0 Reviews
This new work of biographical reference presents succinct narrative biographies of every serving head of state and head of government. The book offers international coverage and provides invaluable background material on the world's government leaders. It identifies some of the most important people in international affairs and clearly explains each country's type of government. A photographic section of a selection of the world's political leaders helps put a name to the face. Contents: * Covers about 200 countries and territories * Over 300 biographical profiles * Divided by country, each country section provides a brief explanation of its type of government and the roles of the head of state, the head of government and the legislature * Lists the most recent heads of state and head of government, with dates of office * Biographical profiles of current head of state and government * A photographic section of a selection of the world's political leaders * Fully indexed by name, date of taking office, and source of authority.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Afghanistan
1
Algeria
7
Antigua and Barbuda
15
Armenia
21
Austria
28
Bahamas
34
Bangladesh
40
Belarus
46
Imangali Tasmagambetov
313
37
351
Monaco
357
Mozambique
365
Marshall Islands 342 Lokendra Bahadur Chand
378
Niger
386
43
389
Contents
438

Benin
55
Bosnia and Herzegovina
61
Zhu Rongji
67
Bulgaria
73
Alvaro Uribe Velez
108
Paramanga Ernest Yonli Congo Rep
115
Croatia
123
Jean Chretien
129
Denmark
138
Gambia
185
East Timor 148 Germany
191
Lucio Gutierrez Borbiia Greece
198
Equatorial Guinea 160 Guatemala
204
Siim Kallas
211
Laisenia Qarase
218
34
259
Contents
276
Korea South
282
Kuwait
288
Ariel Sharon
294
Ivory Coast Einars RepSe
300
Liberia
307
Tommy Remengesau St Vincent and the Grenadines
444
Paraguay 410
451
Seychelles
459
Adrian Nastase Slovakia
466
46
501
Solomon Islands 473 Thailand
516
52
520
South Africa 478 Tonga
522
Turkey
530
Uganda
538
Uruguay
558
Vanuatu
563
Venezuela
569
Yemen
576
Zimbabwe
590
55
603
61
612
JeanFran?ois NtoutoumeEmane
623
Bernard Makuza
627
Personal Names
631
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information