This article was written by Ma. Elizabeth J. Macapagal of Ateneo de Manila University, Republic of the Philippines. She brings at least three sources of expertise to her topic: formal training in the social sciences, a political intuition for the telling detail, and experiential/observational acumen and tradition as the granddaughter of former Philippine president, Diosdado Macapagal. (The article has undergone minor editing by IBPP).
"From the Movies to Malacañang: The Rise to Power of Philippine President Joseph Estrada,"
International Bulletin of Political Psychology: Vol. 5
, Article 1.
Available at: http://commons.erau.edu/ibpp/vol5/iss3/1