State Intervention and Presidential Control in Costa Rica: The Role of the Partido Liberación Nacional Article

cited authors

  • Rosenberg, MB

fiu authors

abstract

  • Maintains that expansion of presidential power in Costa Rica is a result of attempts by the Partido Liberación Nacional to gain effective organizational control of state apparatus in order to implement its programs and maintain its power position, 1940-78.

publication date

  • November 1, 1979

start page

  • 95

end page

  • 108

volume

  • 10