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60 Free Essays on National Hero

  1. rizal

    1. How did Jose Rizal Became a National Hero? Jose Rizal became a national hero of the Philippines as a reformist who advocated peacefully for liberty rather than through violent means. He was a forerunner of Gandhi and along with Sun Yat Sen and Tagore; the thought climate was changed...

  2. Life and Works of Rizal

    I first thought that this article was meant to overthrow Rizal as The National Hero of the Philippines. But I was wrong. The article dealt more about how wrong the Filipinos over-glorified Rizal and how the construction of Rizal as a National Hero is poorly constructed. So, the ultimate question...

  3. J.P Rizal, The Univocal National Hero

    National Hero Venerating Jose Rizal for a reason “Veneration with Understanding” by Armand J. Malay is an eye opener. It revealed me the truth about revering Jose Rizal. It also helped me realize the faux information on Prof. Constantino’s “Veneration without Understanding”. It almost duped me. I was...

  4. Veneration with or without understanding

    The Non-Revolutionary Hero One of the most debatable issues of today is Dr. Jose Rizal’s legitimacy as the Philippines’ National Hero. Renato Constantino pointed out facts contradicting Rizal’s appointment in his article Veneration without Understanding. The main argument being that since Rizal...

  5. Veneration Without Understanding

    painful, but more painful are the wounds still being inflicted on his memory by his own countrymen.” 3.    The main argument of the home-grown detractors of Rizal is this: Since Rizal did not lead the revolution of 1896 – he even discouraged and disowned it – he could not be properly the national hero...

  6. Bill Gates and Warren Buffet : The Greedy Bastards of wealth

    personas. In these personas they can easily be mistaken in a hero role. They seem to lack flaws, have non-human like perseverance and foresight, and they both seem to be doing the right thing to the naked eye. But when more things are considered in the big picture view both of these men fit the role...

  7. The Odysseus by Homer

    , scholars call Odysseus epic hero. An epic hero is basically “the main character or protagonist in an epic that is heroically larger than life, often the source and subject of legend or a national hero” (Literary). Some attributes of epic hero are: “hero faces trials and enemy while struggling on an epic...

  8. Veneration Without Understanding

    Jean Noah P. Guevarra Veneration without Understanding       The paper is definitely an eye-opener. Being one of the thousands, if not millions, of   students who memorized the national flower, the national tree and the national hero without question,   I...

  9. Why Is Rizal Our National Hero

    Philippines to show by example that Filipinos knew how to die for principles. This is the letter he wanted us to read, a letter that will illustrate to anti-Rizal advocates why Rizal is our national hero: “The step that I have taken, or am about to take, is undoubtedly very risky, and it is...

  10. What Is Meant to Be a Hero

    always remembered, that he was proclaimed as our “National Hero”. In conclusion, I admired him for his brilliance, his courage and loved for his countrymen. His writings opened the eyes of Filipinos to fight for our rights and freedom in our own country. He gave his life to his countrymen without thinking of himself. He is my hero!...

  11. aawwawawa

    Students’ Views on Filipino Historians’ Articles About Jose Rizal as the National Hero of the Philippines STUDENTS’ VIEWS ON FILIPINO HISTORIANS’ ARTICLES ABOUT JOSE RIZAL AS THE NATIONAL HERO OF THE PHILIPPINES A Paper Submitted to: Dr. Minerva V. Apita In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements...

  12. Reaction Paper- Rizal

    SANCHEZ, Maria Ysavel V. AUG.1, 2013 BSFT 4-1D “Does Rizal deserve to be our national hero?” This article written by Renato Constantino, is all about Rizal that does he really deserves to be a hero or not? The author compared Rizal to others national heroes in different countries, who is most...

  13. Women in Islam

    living my life with my hobby as my profession. It was just a hobby. I didn't expect it to turn into a business. Working out is my biggest hobby. It's my Zen hour. I just zone out. Working out is my biggest hobby. It's my Zen hour. I just zone out. my national hero A hero is no braver than...

  14. my home by jose rizal

    proponent of institutional reforms through his writings, while Martin Luther King, Jr. used his charismatic person Premium619 Words3 Pages Jose Rizal Reaction Paper JOSE RIZAL The movie tells the life story of Jose Rizal, the national hero of the Philippines. It covers his life from his childhood...

  15. reaction on the movie, JOSE RIZAL

    what our national hero had done for the country. It shows how Rizal really love his mother country for him to sacrificed his own life. The film also works through a series of flashback showing Rizal as a genius, a write, a doctor, an artist, a lover, a friend, a brother, a son that gives texture to...

  16. Ideal Hero

    achieve something greater. Lastly, a hero is persistent and keeps working towards a goal despite multiple setbacks from all sides of a situation. Part 2: Qualities of a National Hero A national hero should have a concept of nation and has aspirations for a nation’s welfare. He or she works for...

  17. Heroes Essay

    would enable a country to be greatly admired by many. Part II “True love for the country” should be possessed by a national hero. Without this love, how could a person take care for, defend and do everything for the country’s good if true love doesn’t exist. The word true is attached to mean...

  18. The Odyssey - Homer’s Folk Epic

    folk, share a group of common characteristics: {1} the hero is a figure of imposing stature, of national or international importance, and of great historical or legendary significance...” (131). The Odyssey was written a thousand years ago but yet it is still relevant in today’s society. In this...

  19. Characteristics of a National Hero

    *Selection and Proclamation of National Heroes and Laws Honoring Filipino Historical Figures | Executive Summary No law, executive order or proclamation has been enacted or issued officially proclaiming any Filipino historical figure as a national hero. However, because of their significant...

  20. Wala Lang

    all of these for love of her. Happen what may, I shall die blessing her and desiring the dawn of her redemption". Dr. Jose Rizal For so long, we the Filipinos celebrate the memories of our National Hero who fought bravely and died for the freedom of our country. They who did so much like becoming...

  21. rizal: what made him a hero?

    as national hero then who should we pick between those huge names? It is always said in many cultures that the pen is mightier than the sword, the blood of academic scholars are better than that blood of warriors, wars are not won in the battlefield, it’s pure politics. The name...

  22. Rizal vs. Pacquiao

    always given that Hero is always there willing to do everything just for the sake of many even in the most crucial situation. Dr. Jose Protacio Mercado Rizal y Realonda was given the title and honour of being a National Hero of FILIPINOS. According to my previous mentors, Dr. Jose ‘Pepe’ Rizal was...

  23. Rizal as a Hero

    Should Dr. Jose Rizal be Considered as National Hero of the Republic of the Philippines? __________________________________________ A Six-page Position Paper Submitted to Mr. Jonas P. Anciano University of Batangas Lipa Campus...

  24. National Hero

    , and to my group mates, once again a pleasant afternoon to all of us. I, with my group mates, is going to defend that Dr. Jose Rizal deserves to be the National Hero of the Philippines. Let me give you the criteria in choosing a National Hero as set by the Philippine National Heroes Committee...

  25. iamgodsbeloved

    A national hero of the Philippines is a Filipino who has been recognized as a hero for his or her role in the history of the country. Loosely, the term may refer to all Filipino historical figures recognized as heroes, but the term more strictly refers to those officially designated as such. In...

  26. Mmeee

    artillery. When the Revolution broke out, Napoleon joined the army of the new government. Hero of the Hour In October 1795, fate handed the young officer a chance for glory. Napoleon and his gunners greeted thousands of royalists with a cannonade. The attackers fled. Napoleon Bonaparte became the...

  27. Kanniya

    for his people, but for his ideals. The study of the nature and cause of this change, then, is critical to the understanding of what, ultimately, is the essence of a hero. Epic literature is a stately, solemn celebration of national life in the heroic age. Its heroes are simple men, versed in the...

  28. Terrorist

    they always live alone and only think themselves. In addition, scientist lecture the citizens that live together and marry with own country people. For example, if National hero lecture that big family is one of the best happiness in the world, Citizens will think that happiness because they...

  29. Youth

    Andres Bonifacio, the Real National Hero A Term Paper Submitted to Mrs. Erlinda A. Quirap Department of English Cagayan de Oro National High School In Partial Fulfillment of The Requirements in English IV – Newton By Vincent Jay C. Bacor February 15, 2011 Sentence Outline...

  30. Genres of Action Heroes

    heroes are known as the "Brute Action Hero," the "Nerdy/Intelligent Hero," the "Female/Incentive Hero," and of course the "Good Hero Gone Bad." The movie "National Treasure" has examples of all these actions heroes. The first hero, "The Brute," is always strong, both mentally and physically. He has...