Episode 1: Modernity's Broken Promise and the Rise of a New Islamic Populism

Veteran researcher of Indonesian politics Prof Vedi Hadiz examines the phenomenon of contemporary Islamic populism in Indonesia, Turkey and Egypt, how it fares at the ballot box and how it fits into western notions of democracy. Presented by Sen Lam.

Further reading

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Read more about Professor Vedi Hadiz.

Professor Vedi Hadiz' book: Islamic Populism in Indonesia and the Middle East Cambridge University Press, 2016.