The Rise of Duterte: A Populist Revolt Against Elite Democracy

The Rise of Duterte: A Populist Revolt Against Elite Democracy
By Richard Heydarian on 16 October 2017

South-East Asia | International Relations

Professor Richard Heydarian explores the context of his recently published book, 'The Rise of Duterte: A Populist Revolt Against Elite Democracy'. In this four-part video series, Professor Heydarian discusses the tragedy of the political culture in the Philippines and how this led to the inevitable rise of President Rodrigo Duterte.

The Rise of President Rodrigo Duterte [Part One]

The Popularity of President Duterte [Part Two]

Populism and Autocracy [Part Three]

The Philippines War on Drugs and Foreign Policy [Part Four]