Decentralizing the State Elections, Parties, and Local Power in the Andes by Kathleen O"Neill

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Published by Cambridge University Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Local government,
  • Political Science,
  • Elections,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Political Process - Elections,
  • Political Science / General,
  • Decentralization in government,
  • General,
  • Andes Region,
  • Case studies

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The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7748427M
ISBN 100521609704
ISBN 109780521609708

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