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The Marcos Rule and its Dynamics of Political Control

Carmencita T. Aguilar

1988

The Marcos Rule and its Dynamics of Political Control

Carmencita T. Aguilar

This paper examines how President Marcos was able to assert authoritarian rule by his ingenious subversion of the Philippine Constitution. It looks at how individual rights protected by the Constitution were subverted by Marcos’s manipulation of authority with support from institutions such as the business and military sectors.

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Aguilar, Carmencita T. “The Marcos Rule and its Dynamics of Political Control.” Indian Journal of Asian Affairs 1, no. 2 (1988): 43–57.