SEEDS OF THE PHILIPPINE CULTURE
The "Pearl of the Orient Seas", more famously known as the Island Philippines, has its share of rich and colorful history and cultural background, which dates back to as early as 100 million years. During this time, it was mainly the Philippine land and habitat that...
A Brief History of Philippine Literature in English
I. Pre-Colonial Period
- Consisted of early Filipino literature passed down orally; oral pieces have a communal authorship – it was difficult to trace the original...
PERIOD TO PHILIPPINE
Aims of Spanish Colonization
• God – propagation of Catholic Christianity
• Gold – desire for economic wealth
• Glory – to be the greatest empire in the
THE SPANISH COLONIAL
Spain Retains the Philippines Despite
• As a colony...
TOPIC: Philippine Education during the Pre- Spanish and Spanish Period
DISCUSSANT: Maria Cristina V. Antonio
SUBJECT: Socio Anthropology Foundations of Education
PROFESSOR: Dr. Corazon Mipalar
Philippine Education during the Pre- Spanish Period
Education in the Philippines evolved from early...
The Bureaucracy in the Philippines
Dr. Onofre D. Corpuz
Institute of Public Administration: University of the Philippines, 1957. 268 pp.
This book is about the administrative history of the bureaucracy in the Philippines. It spans from the 1560’s...
Historically, in the past, the Philippines was a pioneer in many aspects regarding education in Asia. The oldest universities, colleges, vocational schools and the first modern public education system in Asia were created during the colonial periods. In 1899 one author said when Spain was replaced by...
Philippine Identity and Language
by Niña Isabel S. Cabañero
To define the identity of a group of people is to define its origin, culture, language, religion and other characteristics that distinguish it from other groups. A typical Filipino is usually described by outsiders as dark skinned, flat...
one of the leading figures of the Spanish-American War period. During his career in newspapers, magazines, radio and film broadcasting, he changed the face of the way mass media would be seen throughout the world (Wierichs). During the crucial period before the war with Spain, Hearst had published “dramatic...
failure of nationalist movements in Southeast Asia in the period 1900-1941.
The failure to achieve political independence of pre-war nationalism in Southeast Asia was mainly due to the interplay of nationalist factors, impact of colonial response and inherent society composition. Nationalist disunity...
Spanish Colony 1565 - 1898
Ferdinand Magellan set out from Spain in 1519 on the first voyage to circumnavigate the globe with five ships and a complement of 264 crew. Three years later in 1522, only the one ship, the Victoria, returned to Spain with 18 men.
The Deteriorating Relationship between China and Philippines
The South China Sea is the world's largest sea. According to the Guinness Book of Records, it covers 1,148,500 square miles. In the last 2,500 years mariners for Malaysia, China and Indonesia navigated the South China...
book; why New England habitats changed as they did during the colonial period. In this book, Cronon compares the ecological relationships of pre-colonial Indian communities with those of the arriving Europeans. He also compares the pre-colonial ecosystems of New England with those that existed at the beginning...
Main Religions in the Philippines 
History + distrbution
Roman Catholic 80.9%, Muslim 5%, Evangelical 2.8%, Iglesia ni Kristo 2.3%, Aglipayan 2%, other Christian 4.5%, other 1.8%, unspecified 0.6%, none 0.1% (2000 census)
The Philippines is a predominantly Christian nation on account of...
disjunctions; the challenges and
the great diversity.
Outward-looking economies - Singapore and Malaysia and to a lesser
extend Thailand and Philippines
Inward-looking economies - Myanmar (once were Vietnam & Indonesia)
Characterization is NOT PERMENENT
ECONOMIC STRUCTURAL TRANSFORMATION
In the 19th Century, Africa’s most populous country fell under British control. A British Journalist named Flora Shaw suggested the land be named Nigeria, after the principle river of Western Africa, the Niger River. (Giorgio , "History in Nigeria". World...
nationalism to become important in a number of European states. Irredentism and revanchism were strong in Germany because of the significant territorial, colonial, and financial losses incurred by the Treaty of Versailles. Under the treaty, Germany lost around 13 percent of its home territory and all of its...
inauguration of the Commonwealth of the Philippines on November 15, 1935
• He approved the recommendation for government reorganization by the Government Survey Board of 1936, the creation of government corporations in order to break foreign strangle-hold on Philippine Trade and Commerce and the proposal...
Ateneo de Manila University • Loyola Heights, Quezon City • 1108 Philippines
Philippine Political Theater: 1946-1985
Pamela Del Rosario Castrillo
Philippine Studies vol. 42, no. 4 (1994): 528–538
Copyright © Ateneo de Manila University
Philippine Studies is published by the...
History of Philippine Money
Philippine money–multi-colored threads woven into the fabric of our social, political and economic life. From its early bead-like form to the paper notes and coins that we know today, our money has been a constant reminder of our journey through centuries as a people relating...
The Philippine Administrative System
When talking about Philippine Administrative System, first thing that comes to mind is about the government and its political divisions in the country. It is about the nations’s political hierarchy such as the central government, provinces, municipalities and barangay...
Company: Isuzu Motors, Philippines
Isuzu Motors is a Japanese-oriented company which focuses on manufacturing, marketing and selling commercial vehicles and diesel engines. It was first known for developing trucks, but now they are known for cars that are mostly environment-friendly...
A critical goal of the Philippine economy has been an expansion of its product manufacturing base to take advantage of its labor surplus and position itself favorably in the regional economy. The Philippines is a labor-surplus country, and the government has traditionally...
The early Filipinos engaged in certain forms of physical activity incidental to their living, such as planting, fishing, hunting, tree climbing, making tools and weapons, and building shelter and boats. Skill in the use of weapon; agility in running, jumping and climbing;...
19, 1861 – December 30, 1896), was a Filipino nationalist, writer and revolutionary. He is widely considered the greatest national hero of the Philippines. He was the author of Noli Me Tángere, El Filibusterismo and a number of poems and essays. He was executed on December 30, 1896.Ancestry
Islamization of the Philippines
Contrary to the methods of Spanish conquistadors who handled colonization at swordpoint, the introduction of Islam to pre-colonial Philippines and to the rest of Southeast Asia was generally achieved with minimal bloodshed. By marrying into the rich and ruling class...
Syudad sang Iloilo or Dakbanwa sg Iloilo; Filipino: Lungsod ng Iloilo; Spanish: Ciudad de Iloilo), is a highly urbanized city on Panay Island in the Philippines, and the capital city of the province of Iloilo. It is the regional center of the Western Visayas as well as the center of the Iloilo-Guimaras Metropolitan...
About the Outsourcing Market in Philippines
The Philippines was a US colony from 1898 to 1946, which gives the country a heritage of being an English-speaking country. The privatization in the country has led to a wave of investments. The Philippines government has undertaken various initiatives and...
PHILIPPINE HISTORY AND GOVERNMENT
CRITICAL THINKING QUESTIONS
1. Philippines is the 4th longest coastline in the world, while United States is the 8th longest coastline. Philippines’ advantage of having a long coastline is that importation, exportation and other international transaction...
populations from similar cave sites date between 30,000 and 20,000 years ago. Evidence of burial in boat-shaped coffins from the Mesolithic and Neolithic periods suggest that these early peoples used the waterways regularly via sea-going craft which would be some of the earliest evidence on record for passenger...
proclamation stating the following demands:
▪ Expulsion of the friars and the return of the friar lands to the Filipinos
▪ Representation of the Philippines in the Spanish Cortes
▪ Freedom of the press and of religion
▪ Abolition of the government’s power to banish Filipinos
▪ Equality for all before...
During the pre-colonial period, education was still decentralized. Children were provided with more vocational training but fewer academics. Philippine schools were headed by parents or by their tribal tutors. They employed a unique writing system known as baybayin.
Computer Education in The Philippines.
by Janet J. Palmer/ Dec. 21, 2010
The Philippine Islands are located in the Asia-Pacific Rim, known as the fastest growing region in the world. However, the nation's resources have been stretched almost beyond endurance by a recent series...
20th century America was in a period in which America was greatly influenced by the warfare prior to the turn of the century and then nearly twenty years into the ear. These two wars played a key role in the formation of American identity. The Spanish American war was a war that brought about change...
By: Sierra Kaylin Sullins
16 December 2013
American History (DC)
Slavery was widely accepted in Europe and America. Only a small number of people saw slavery as morally wrong and degrading. The indentured servants came over seas to pursue...
architecture of the Philippines is a reflection of the history and heritage of the country. The most prominent historic constructions in the archipelago are from the Spanish, Japanese, Malay, Hindu, Chinese, and American cultures.
The pre-colonial architecture of the Philippines consisted of the Nipa...
armed forces were built up substantially. In order to meet economic demands and further promote industrial growth, Japan quickly made the move to colonial conquest, spreading her influence to Korea and Taiwan. Due to the depression and later the Asia-pacific war, Japan’s need for resources grew and spread...
COLONIAL AMERICA’S REJECTION
OF FREE GRACE THEOLOGY
L. E. BROWN
Many Free Grace adherents assume that grace theology, the de facto
doctrine of the first century church, was lost until recently. Such is not
the case. Michael Makidon has demonstrated, for example...
How significant was the role of the European colonial powers in creating the pre-genocidal conditions in Rwanda?
In order to understand the harrowing drama of the 1994 Rwandan genocide, it is essential to ascertain the dynamics of Rwandan society which was dominated by ethnic exclusion and a distinct...
“Tourism Development Plan: National Library of the Philippines”
– Nation’s Literature’s Shelter Beautification
A Thesis Proposal
Presented to the
Institute of Tourism and Hotel Management (ITHM)
Far Eastern University (FEU) – Manila
In Partial Fulfillment of Requirements...
Archaeological sites of Chichén-Itzá, one of the New Seven Wonders.
Human presence in Mesoamerica was once thought to date back 40,000 years based upon what were believed to be ancient human footprints discovered in the Valley of Mexico, but after further investigation...
History of Philippine Educational System
PERIOD BRIEF HISTORY EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM EDUCATIONAL PRACTICES LEGAL MANDATES PROPONENTS
Pre – Spanish/ Pre-Hispanic
1521) The early Filipinos were already civilized, before the Spanish came and conquer our country. They...
The Philippines have been called an Island Nation, Pearl of the Orient, the Friendly Islands and the New Society. They are an archipelago of 7,107 islands and islets that form an arc between the South China Sea, the Philippine Sea and the Pacific Ocean (Lepthien, p.7). They are a place...
Intro to Colonial Latin America 5/24/08 There are three main types of foodstuff that was imported and greatly used in Colonial Latin America: salt, sugar, and tobacco. Sugar and tobacco are closely intertwined, if something happens to one the other is affected. As you can see the use of tobacco was...
1. What is the Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc.?
The Philippine Stock Exchange, Inc. (PSE or Exchange) is a private non-profit and non-stock organization created to provide and maintain a fair, efficient, transparent and orderly market for the purchase and sale of securities such as stocks, warrants...
influence Philippines literature.
What are the changes made by the Spaniard to the Filipino tradition.
How Spaniard change Filipinos life.
Why did the Spanish friars burned down our ancestor records.
What are the books printed during the Spaniard time
SUMMARY OF PRE-SPANISH PERIOD
The Pre Spanish Period...
NOTESA MOUTHFUL OF WORDSLIVING THOUSANDS OF LIVESmore...
Panitikan: An Essay On Philippine Literature
Philippine Literature started as a chant from tribes/ tribal chanting until the present time where in colonial days, the voices of the Filipinos against the Spaniards is voiced out through their...
INSPIRATION OF THE PHILIPPINE LITERATURE
BEFORE AND TODAY
A Brief Research Presented to:
Mr. Stephen Tracy E. Tabamo
In Partial Fulfillment in the Subject Requirements for English III
Monica Mae I. Valdez
Comprises oral lore identifiably pre-colonial in provenance and works that circulate within contemporary communities of tribal Filipinos, or among lowland Filipinos that have maintained their links with the culture of their non-Islamic or non-Christian ancestors
According to scholar William Henry...
A Brief History of the Philippines from a Filipino Perspective
The oldest human fossil remains are found in Palawan, on the western fringe of the archipelago. These remains are about 30,000 years old, suggesting that the first human migrations to the islands took palce during...
Long time ago and even until today the women are treated with great respect in the society. Contrary to popular belief, Philippine society was not always patriarchal. There was a time when women were treated as equally as men. The early law already recognizes their rights with the same privilege equally...
The Literary Forms in Philippine Literature
Pre Colonial Literature in the Philippines showcased the rich and civilized history of the Philippines. Most Filipino literature is handed down orally from one generation to another – reflecting the daily activities in the life of the primitive Filipinos...
experience has adapted with the changing trends of the day. Yet, the schools of thought surrounding the topic are still closely related to those of the colonial era. Regardless of this fact, Native American study has been a notable area of interest since the mid-1970s. With the growing multidisciplinary approach...
called Chữ nôm. The celebrated epic Đoạn trường tân thanh (Truyện Kiều or The Tale of Kieu) by Nguyễn Du was written in Chữ nôm. During the French colonial period, Quốc ngữ, the romanized Vietnamese alphabet used for spoken Vietnamese, which was developed in 17th century by Jesuit Alexandre De Rhodes and...
The History of the Philippines is believed to have begun with the arrival of the first humans via land bridges at least 30,000 years ago. The first recorded visit from the West is the arrival of Ferdinand Magellan on Homonhon Island, southeast of Samar on March 16, 1521. Although, prior to Magellan's...
that he took up writing actively as staff member of The Torres Torch, the school organ.
In 1932 Arcellana entered the University of the Philippines (UP) as a pre-medicine student and graduated in 1939 with a bachelor of philosophy in degree. In his junior year, mainly because of the publication of his...
Lastly politically the king was the leader of the clan system and the dominant position of the Buganda kingdom was further supported during the colonial period when Buganda was declared a British protectorate in 1894. Also missionaries had great influence in the politics of the Buganda.
toward greater rights, greater freedom, and greater equality. This perspective makes it difficult for many Americans to understand the Reconstruction period and to place it in a broader historical narrative. The problem they face is that African Americans from roughly 1867 to 1875 enjoyed far more political...
The Philippine Economy in Pre-Colonial Times
Earth was their purse
o Rich soil and seas, obtain food from environment
o Domestic trade was prevalent in this period among various with various specialties
o Communal ownership of land
o Everyone was obliged to give service...
Using examples, critically evaluate the statement: ‘Development is Colonial Orientalism renewed’
Introduction: Edward Said’s work on Orientalism, which he expresses as knowing the Orient and concurrently ‘a western style of dominating, restructuring and having authority over the orient’ (Said 1978:3)...
the best among the rest, this I tell you, Philippines has it, a splendid masterpiece encouraging not only tourists but also future foreign retirees. There is no need to doubt or think twice in choosing Philippines. Now for the inquisition: what do Philippines have that retirees should choose it? What...