Election debacle

disenfranchising the voters, mangling the party-list system : a reader on the Philippine elections

Publisher: Center for People Empowerment in Governance in Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines

Written in English
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  • Elections -- Corrupt practices -- Philippines.,
  • Elections -- Philippines.,
  • Philippines -- Politics and government -- 1986-
  • Edition Notes

    Statementcompiled and published by the Center for People Empowerment in Governance (CenPEC).
    ContributionsCenter for People Empowerment in Governance.
    LC ClassificationsJQ1419.A4 E44 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 87 p. :
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16366519M
    LC Control Number2007318483

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