Checking Executive Power: Presidential Impeachment in Comparative Perspective


Baumgartner, Kada, and their contributors examine the extraordinary process of presidential impeachment and add to a virtual vacuum in political science literature on presidential impeachment, especially in countries other than the United States. The contributors examine presidential impeachment attempts in such varied settings as the United States, Russia, Colombia, Brazil, Venezuela, the Philippines, and Madagascar.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Jody C. Baumgartner
  • William B. Perkins
  • Yuko Kasuya
  • Victor J. Hinojosa
  • Aníbal Pérez-Liñán
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Westport, CT
Publication year:
  • 2003


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