The Duterte Reader: Critical Essays on Duterte’s Early Presidency

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A critical analysis of one of the most media-savvy authoritarian rulers of our time, this collection of essays offers an overview of Duterte’s rise to power and actions of his early presidency. With contributions from leading experts on the society and history of the Phillipines, The Duterte Reader is necessary reading for anyone needing to contextualize and understand the history and social forces that have shaped contemporary Philippine politics.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationIthaca, Greece
PublisherSoutheast Asia Program Publications, Cornell University
Number of pages348
ISBN (Print)978-1501724732
Publication statusPublished - 2017


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