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Elusive Reform

Democracy and the Rule of Law in Latin America

by Mark Ungar

  • 238 Want to read
  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Lynne Rienner Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Laws of Other Jurisdictions & General Law,
  • Political structures: democracy,
  • Criminal Law,
  • Democracy,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Government - Comparative,
  • Political Ideologies - Democracy,
  • Latin America,
  • Political stability,
  • Politics and government,
  • Rule of law

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages273
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12325010M
    ISBN 101588260356
    ISBN 109781588260352

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