Political Handbook of the Americas, 2008 Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1604263792
  • ISBN-13: 9781604263794
  • DDC: 320.97
  • Grade Level Range: 11th Grade - College Senior
  • 640 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released October 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Overview

An indispensable research tool for academic, public, and high school libraries, corporate and non-profit organization libraries, as well as U.S. and foreign government agencies and news media companies, this brand new guide is the one-stop source for vital information and analysis on every major aspect of government and politics in the Americas.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Regional Political Handbooks of the World.
Editorial Board.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Intergovernmental Organization Abbreviations.
1: Introduction.
2: Introduction to the Americas.
3: Governments.
4: Antigua and Barbuda.
5: Argentina.
6: Aruba.
7: Bahamas.
8: Barbados.
9: Belize.
10: Bolivia.
11: Brazil.
12: Canada.
13: Chile.
14: Colombia.
15: Costa Rica.
16: Cuba.
17: Dominica.
18: Dominican Republic.
19: Ecuador.
20: El Salvador.
21: France.
22: Grenada.
23: Guatemala.
24: Guyana.
25: Haiti.
26: Honduras.
27: Jamaica.
28: Mexico.
29: Netherlands Antilles.
30: Nicaragua.
31: Panama.
32: Paraguay.
33: Peru.
34: St. Kitts and Nevis.
35: St. Lucia.
36: St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
37: Suriname.
38: Trinidad and Tobago.
39: United Kingdom.
40: United States.
41: Uruguay.
42: Venezuela.
43: Intergovernmental Organizations.
44: Agency for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean (OPANAL).
45: Andean Community of Nations (CAN).
46: Association of Caribbean States (ACS).
47: Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM).
48: Central American Common Market (CACM/MCCA).
49: Central American Integration System (SICA).
50: The Commonwealth.
51: Latin American and Caribbean Economic System (LAES/SELA).
52: Latin American Integration Association (LAIA/ALADI).
53: Organization of American States (OAS/OEA).
54: Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS).
55: Regional and Subregional Development Banks.
56: Southern Cone Common Market (MERCOSUR/MERCOSUL).
57: United Nations (UN).
Appendixes.
Appendix A: Chronology of Major Events in the Americas, 2007.
Appendix B: Serials List.
Index.