Political Handbook of the World 2012 Synopsis
No other resource matches the timely, thorough, and accurate political information provided by the best-selling Political Handbook of the World. With more in-depth coverage of current political controversies than any other reference guide, Political Handbook of the World 2012 is the most authoritative source for finding complete facts and analysis on each country's governmental and political makeup. Featuring 200 entries on countries and territories throughout the world, this volume is renowned for its extensive coverage of all major and minor political parties and groups in each political system. It also provides names of key ambassadors and international memberships of each country, plus detailed profiles of more than 30 intergovernmental organizations and UN agencies.
Political Handbook of the World 2012 Press Reviews
...the encyclopedia's articles offer intelligible, informative, and accessible explorations of a wide range of subjects, giving media consumers opportunities to examine media issues from critical angles that may not be their custom. Recommended for academic and large public libraries. -- James Rettig * Booklist * The alphabetically arranged format is packed with wide-ranging yet comprehensive political information that deftly provides readers on all academic levels with a dynamic snapshot of each country and intergovernmental organization...the Political Handbook of the World 2012 is a must-have for any academic collection supporting foreign-policy and international-studies departments. -- Brian Odom * Booklist *