"Asignaturang Filipino" Essays and Research Papers

  • Asignaturang Filipino

    mainly through the schools.        Meanwhile, Tagalog was popularized more widely when the Japanese forces invaded the country in 1942.  The Commander-in-Chief of the Japanese Imperial Forces ordered the prohibition of the use of English and the Filipino people's reliance upon Western nations particularly the United States and Great Britain.        Besides being declared as the official language, Tagalog was to become the medium of instruction in schools during the Japanese regime.  (Teachers who...

    Education, Filipino language, High school 1755  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Filipino

    THE FILIPINO The question “who is the Filipino?” is always bear on our mind of who is the real Filipino are. From the tome when we were born until now, it was remarkable for us that the Filipino have the characteristic of being kayumangi (morena) black hair, pandak at pango. This description described as being a Filipino by blood. On the other hand Filipino is a person or linked to the Philippines Island. Nowadays, were in the in the 21st century perhaps we consider this time as the year of modernization...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Philippines 1792  Words | 5  Pages

  • Filipinos Then, Filipinos Now

    Diaz. It’s easy to say “I am a Filipino”. But when can a person be considered as a true Filipino? In the movie, the wordFilipino” had different definitions. The word originally referred to a person of pure Spanish decency that was born in the country. However, a travelling Chinese merchant (Lim) born in the country was also considered as a Filipino. Based on these facts, being born in the country is one of the major criteria in order for one to be called a “Filipino”. Nicholas Ocampo, also called...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino people 1414  Words | 2  Pages

  • Filipino People and Hardworking Filipinos

    minds and taught us lessons of reality of life.” The Philippines Wave of Migration Theory Negritos – Negritos represent a resourceful and hardworking Filipinos because in their time, hardwork and patience is the core of surviving in the wild. Indonesians – Their greatest influence is agriculture. Because of agriculture, Filipinos learned to till the land and that is one of the major sources of Philippine Products today. Malays – Their greatest influence is that they’ve introduced a...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino mestizo, Filipino people 778  Words | 4  Pages

  • Filipino American

    Filipino Americans The 2000 Census reported 2,364,815 Filipinos in the United States. -- The Asian Population: 2000 (Census 2000 Brief), February 2002. Long Beach, CA is 48.9% white and largest Asian/Pacific population is Filipino (4%). In San Diego County, Filipino Americans are the largest Asian Pacific Islander group. Filipino Americans have been a quiet voice in promoting contributions to American society. I am Filipino American, born in the Philippines and want to be able to tell that “Our...

    Asian American, Filipino American, Immigration to the United States 1392  Words | 4  Pages

  • Filipino Philosophy

    Filipino Philosophy is the attitude, worldview, and notion of the natural citizens of the Philippines towards the day-to-day experiences in life, religion, communication, survival, interrelationship with people and intra-relationship with his sakop or to oneself – the “I,” and the uplifting of one’s soul – the Filipino being. Filipinos are used to be stereotyped as the bamboo grass for it always sway with the wind. The Filipino people has gone through tough and rough times, good and bounty years...

    Family, Filipino language, Filipino people 2044  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Filipino Values

    The Filipino Philosophy of Values Durin the past years, many anthropologist, and psychologist have written books and articles about Filipino values. These works call a development of a Filipino philosophy of values so that its ultimate causes and principle to be manifisted. Today, the need f or the solid Filipino philosophy of values is orgent in order to serve as a fundamental basis not only to speculation of the different sciences but also to the practice of or Filipino philosophy of values...

    Culture, Filipino psychology, Mind 902  Words | 3  Pages

  • Filipino Immigration

    Filipino Immigration 2 Abstract Many Filipinos who have migrated to the U.S had an opportunity to explore a different type of life. Living in America there are so many opportunities for each Filipino to live, work and to have a better type of lifestyle. Migrating from a third world country is a huge transition from the way life is in the U.S. Coming from a country of seven thousand plus islands and a culture where “…women were considered equal to men,”(1) according to Linda A. Revilla in her...

    Asian American, Chicago, Filipino American 853  Words | 3  Pages

  • Filipino Value

    Filipino core values, along with the Filipino character or Filipino identity of a person or an individual known as the Filipino, the Filipino value system are found to possess inherent key elements of. value system which includes their own unique assemblage of consistent ideologies, moral codes, ethical practices, etiquette, and cultural and personal values that are promoted by their society. As with any society though, the values that an individual holds sacred can differ on the basis of religion...

    Filipino people, Filipino psychology, Morality 1136  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Filipino Family

    THE FILIPINO FAMILY 1. The Changes in the structure of the Filipino Family The Filipino family was considered as the backbone of the state (Carandang, 2008). That is why alterations in the family’s beliefs, practices, structures and members’ responsibilities immensely influence the nation’s constancy. These changes have put our “traditionally- structured” families at jeopardy. How the children in the family are being socialized is also subject to change that leads to inconsistency of the adaptation...

    Change, Family, Filipino language 1089  Words | 4  Pages

  • Filipino Values

    values but to have positive values that can help him socialize. Filipino Values What is the meaning of Filipino Values? * Refers to the set of values or the value system that a majority of the Filipino have historically held important in their lives.  * Filipino values are, for the most part, centered at maintaining social harmony, motivated primarily by the desire to be accepted within a group. Models of the Filipino values * Exogenous model or the Foreign model - described...

    Culture, Family, Filipino psychology 542  Words | 4  Pages

  • Filipino Diaspora

    ISSUES Filipino workers are moving out of their homeland to work overseas so they could get higher income and sustain the needs of the family. Despite the branding and labelling battle cry of our agencies in country to OFWs as the “bagong bayani”, these people are encountering much bigger problems such as family issues, relationship gap between their children and prolonged separation that leads to infidelity and other problems regarding their family. Overseas Filipino Workers...

    Filipino American, Filipino Canadian, Filipino diaspora 467  Words | 3  Pages

  • FILIPINOS IN MACAU

    FILIPINOS IN MACAU INTRODUCTION In the past few years, Macau has become an international destination. The liberation of gaming license had bought about large foreign investments and facilities infrastructure. Macau, a sparkling metropolis at night, is home to thousands of overseas Filipino workers . One of its eye-catching characteristics is certainly its large Filipino community. Filipinos represent the second largest group of non-resident workers in Macau after mainland Chinese. It also becomes...

    Domestic worker, Filipino American, Overseas Filipino 934  Words | 2  Pages

  • Filipino Psychology

    Sikolohiyang Pilipino – The History of Philippine Psychology The psychology of, about, and for the Filipinos was born out of the need to establish a discipline which is responsive to the needs of the Filipino people. [pic] Generally, to some extent, it had been considered a given until a few years ago that when one talked about psychology, one meant the psychology of Americans. Asian psychology had been unrecognized, or at least, unacknowledged worldwide. The Zeitgeist in Asian Psychology Through...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Filipino psychology 858  Words | 3  Pages

  • Filipino Values

    from these actions. Forces that Shape Filipino Contemporary Values Filipino values have been derived from racial strains and cultural elements. These are Aeta, Indonesians, Malayan, Hindu and Chinese. These formed the core of our moral conscience, cultural identify coupled with the cultural elements derived from Spain, the United States and from the modern global community, (Panopio and Rolda, 2000). Andres (1981) commented that the “Filipino people have a reputation for being culturally...

    Culture, Filipino people, Filipino psychology 1502  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Filipino Today

    The Filipino Today By Alex Lacson, 2010 After the August 23 hostage drama, there is just too much negativity about and against the Filipino. "It is difficult to be a Filipino these days", says a friend who works in Hongkong. "Nakakahiya tayo", "Only in the Philippines" were some of the comments lawyer Trixie Cruz-Angeles received in her Facebook. There is this email supposedly written by a Dutch married to a Filipina, with 2 kids, making a litany of the supposed stupidity or idiocy of Filipinos in...

    Binibining Pilipinas, Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino mestizo 1398  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Indolence of the Filipinos

    the fifth installment of Jose Rizal in his essay “Sobre La Indolencia De Los Filipinos” or “The Indolence of the Filipinos”. In my presentation, I will only show and explain to you the core concepts found in this installment which is what Jose Rizal wants to address to his readers. Illustrated and highlighted in my topic are the causes of indolence, the effects of the influence of climate to the indolence of the Filipinos, the manifestations from the part of the government and church to their contribution...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Government 1063  Words | 3  Pages

  • Filipino American

    Filipino Americans My name is Mely, a Filipino American, born and raised in the United States. Many people are not too familiar with Filipinos as they are other ethnic groups, such as the Chinese or the Japanese. Some people have confused me or my family as Chinese or even Hispanics because of our physical features being similar to either culture. I would like to give a background of my Filipino history. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, there has been a 99% increase of Asian Americans...

    Asian American, Filipino American, Hawaii 832  Words | 3  Pages

  • Proud Filipino

    Filipina Nurse, this is what Arabs think about FILIPINOS. IMAGINE A WORLD WITHOUT FILIPINOS by Abdullah Al-Maghlooth|AL-WATAN Muhammad Al-Maghrabi became handicapped and shut down his flower and gifts shop business in Jeddah after his Filipino workers insisted on leaving and returning home. He says: "When they left, I felt as if I had lost my arms. I was so sad that I lost my appetite." Al-Maghrabi then flew to Manila to look for two other Filipino workers to replace the ones who had left. Previously...

    Arabian Peninsula, Filipino language, Filipino people 653  Words | 3  Pages

  • Filipino Uprisings

    "Filipino uprisings" Chapter VII (INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL OF FILIPINO UPRISINGS) HISTORICAL BACKGROUND OF FILIPINO UPRISINGS The early missionaries learned the language of their flock and even their customs and traditions. They lived among the people as the father and mentors of the community. At times they took the sides of the natives against tax exaction of the state. They worked through the chiefs and established themselves as an additional authority. Greater power together with the decline...

    Filipino language, Luzon, Manila 1262  Words | 4  Pages

  • Filipino Psychology

    Bachelor of Science in Psychology 43 Prof. Bernadette Corsame FILIPINO PSYCHOLOGY AND ARTS I. HISTORICAL FOUNDATION Arts in the Philippines started even before the colonization of the country. It has different fields and expressions which are mostly religious. In any way, these native arts are on the verge of being lost now since the masses are all focused on foreign cultures forgetting their own. Painting Filipino painting as a whole can be seen as an amalgamation of many cultural...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Filipino psychology 1757  Words | 5  Pages

  • Filipino Scientists

    Ang mga Filipino scientists ay: Arturo Alcaraz Arturo Alcaraz is a volcanologist specializing in geothermal energy development. Benjamin Almeda Benjamin Almeda designed a food-processing machine. Julian Banzon Julian Banzon researched methods of producing Ramon Barba Ramon Barba invented practical flower induction treatments. Benjamin Cabrera Doctor Benjamin Cabrera has developed innovations in drug treatments against diseases caused by mosquitoes and agricultural soil. Paulo...

    Biochemistry, Fe del Mundo, Filipino scientists 617  Words | 3  Pages

  • Filipino Values

     Enumerate 20 examples of Filipino Values POSITIVE VALUES Close Kinship - a Filipino considers family as an important social structure that they must love and care. Close family ties results to the family still being intact regardless that the children are old and with families of their own. Respect for Elders - the use of “po” and “opo” in conversing or addressing older people is a sign of a Filipino’s respect for the elders. Filipinos do not send their elders to nursing homes because they...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino people 690  Words | 3  Pages

  • Filipino Values

    Filipino values - refers to the set of values or the value system that a majority of the Filipino have historically held important in their lives. This Philippine value system includes their own unique assemblage of consistent ideologies, moral codes, ethical practices, etiquette, and cultural and personal values that are promoted by their society. As with any society though, the values that an individual holds sacred can differ on the basis of religion, upbringing and other factors. Philosophical...

    Culture, Filipino people, Filipino psychology 2424  Words | 7  Pages

  • Filipino Values

    PHILIPPINE VARIETY GAME SHOWS TO FILIPINO VALUES ON THE INSIGHTS OF SECOND YEAR – BACHELOR OF SCIENCE MAJOR IN ACCOUNTANCY STUDENTS By: Maurice Jasper M. Soco CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION Background of the Study Philippine Variety Game Shows have always been part of the lives of Filipinos and have constantly been very influential on the values of numerous Filipinos. These variety game shows are entertaining, touching and helping the lives Filipinos by their segments that exhibit...

    Overseas Filipino, Philippines, Saturday Night Live 756  Words | 4  Pages

  • Filipino Nationalism

    WHAT IS FILIPINO NATIONALISM? - Mrs. Leticia R. Constantino Nationalism has had a long history in our country. In our struggle for freedom, there have been periods when strong nationalist feelings fired our people to action and other periods when nationalism seemed to be forgotten. Not only did nationalism as a sentiment have its peaks and valleys, nationalism as a political concept has been espoused at one time or another by different sectors of society which projected particular nationalist...

    Colonialism, Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language 2169  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Indolence of the Filipinos

    The Indolence of the Filipinos Sobra la Indolencia de los Filipinos Overview * It is an exploratory essay that is considered as the longest among all his essays. * Jose Rizal published Sobra la Indolencia de los Filipinos on July 15 to September 15, 1890 in five installments through the La Solidaridad, the official newspaper of the Philippine ilustrados. * Its main goal is to explain the alleged idleness of his people, the Indios, during the Spanish colonization. * The essay is...

    Filipino people, José Rizal, Manila 1477  Words | 5  Pages

  • the filipino youth

    Michelle M. Villamor BSAE-5E “TO THE FILIPINO YOUTH” (A La Juventud Filipina) BY: DR. JOSE p. RIZAL In 1879, Rizal wrote that poem at the age of 18 in a literary contest, whom he won first prize. He also talks about a Filipino identity (before Rizal or even back in his days, only refers to the Philippine-born Spaniards) separate from the mother country while acknowledging Spain's contribution to that identity. Unfold, oh timid flower! Lift up your radiant brow, This day, Youth of my...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Filipino people, José Rizal 787  Words | 4  Pages

  • Filipino Artist

    Famous Filipino Artist Fernando Amorsolo - Most of his paintings portrayed the Filipino culture, tradition, and customs like Filipino fiestas. He became popular because of his illuminated landscapes and his historical paintings on which you can see the real reflection of a Filipino soul. Some of his major works were: * The Bombing of the Intendencia (1942) * Bataan * Assasination of Governor Bustamanta * The Burning of Manila * Afternoon Mealof the Workers (1939) * ...

    Filipino painters, History of painting, Juan Luna 692  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Filipino Attitude

    2013 The Filipino Attitude In the early 1990s until around World War II in the 1940s, the Philippines was the second richest nation in Asia, next only to Japan. But everything changed during the 1960s when the economy stagnated and other Asian countries began overtaking the country. The Philippine economy sharply declined in the following decades and with the Marcos dictatorship, democracy began failing. How did this all happen? A closer look on the attitudes and social values of the Filipino people...

    Colonialism, Filipino people, Philip II of Spain 855  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Search for Filipino Philosophy

    The search for Filipino Philosophy Is there a Filipino Philosophy? I read an essay titled “Doing Philosophy in the Philippines” by Dr. Afredo P. Co and his answer to this question can be summarized this way: Since the Philippines is a melting pot of cultures brought about by invasions, missionaries, trade etc. the Philippines has no distinctive and native philosophy to speak of. He goes on to say that the Philippines is a Spanish creation and an amalgam of east, west, north, south, Christian, pagan...

    Ethics, Filipino language, Filipino people 1191  Words | 4  Pages

  • filipino writers

    Pag-ibig (Aliwan, 1948) Magat (Liwayway, 1948; kasama si Emilio Mar. Antonio) Sa Lupa, Tulad Sa Langit (Ilang-Ilang, 1950-1951, posthumous) Isang Milyong Piso [o Ang Kaban ni Simon] (Liwayway, 1950-1951, posthumous) Serafin C. Guinigundo is a Filipino Lit. author/short story writer, one of the stories he wrote was Nagmamadali ang Maynila. he's stories were often use in High School subjects Liwayway A. Arceo (1920 - 1999) was a multi-awarded Tagalog fictionist, journalist, radio scriptwriter...

    Corazon Aquino, Filipino language, Manila 1605  Words | 6  Pages

  • Roots of the Filipino Character

    ROOT OF THE FILIPINO CHARACTER 1.Pakikisama – Is yielding to the will of the majority just so to get along with everybody and avoid signs of conflict. 2.Bahala na Attitude – Leaving matters/ things as they are because nature will take it course. 3.Bayanihan or Team Spirit – This is the Filipino value of camaraderie or helping one another in time of needs. 4.Utang na Loob or Reciprocity/ Debt of Gratitude – Portrays our true identity based on concern and response to others especially in our practice...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino mestizo, Filipino people 852  Words | 4  Pages

  • Filipino Entrepreneurs

    The Top 10 Filipino Entrepreneurs By the way, this list is ranked in no particular order, age, net worth or achievements. 1. Henry Sy – SM Malls Henry Sy Henry Sy is a Chinese Filipino entrepreneur and founder of SM Group. You’ll be hard pressed to not find an SM Mall around the Philippines. Henry Sy started building his own small business called “Shoe Mart” and eventually turned it into a major corporate identity. Henry Sy inspires many people that you can start small and grow it into a massive...

    Ayala Corporation, Filipino businesspeople, Filipino people 1035  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Filipino Cultural Awareness

    The locals of the Philippines are called Filipinos. Their primary ancestors are the Malays who came from the southeastern Asian country or what is now called Indonesia. Before the Europeans discovered the country, Filipinos have had connections with China that resulted to a mixed Chinese-Filipino descent. Spanish-Filipinos came out during the colonial period and Filipino-Americans added a few percentages as well during the American occupation. They are easily distinguished by their fairer color,...

    Colonialism, Filipino language, Filipino people 858  Words | 3  Pages

  • SUMMARY OF Indolence of the Filipinos

    SUMMARY OF Indolence of the Filipinos Indolence of the Filipinos (“La Indolencia de los Filipinos”) The essay itself originally appeared in the Filipino forthrightly review, La Solidaridad, of Madrid, in five installments, running from July 15 to September 15, 1890. It was a continuation of Rizal's campaign of education in which he sought by blunt truths to awaken his countrymen to their own faults at the same time that he was arousing the Spaniards to the defects in Spain's colonial system...

    Filipino people, José Rizal, Manila 1646  Words | 5  Pages

  • Values: Philippine Culture and Filipino

    Understanding the Filipino Values and Culture To a person who is not familiar or aware of the Philippine culture, understanding Filipinos is like playing a game one has never played before and of which the rules have not been explained very well. Understanding the values of Filipinos pose a challenge, to enjoy the game without missing the joys and fun of like living in the Philippines. A stranger or foreigner who has a knowledge of or exposure to the Filipino society’s customs, etiquette, and...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Filipino psychology 1921  Words | 6  Pages

  • How Filipino Consumers Behave

    Filipinos as Consumers Philippines is considered as one of the countries with the lowest economic status, thus most Filipinos earned low or insufficient income to sustain their needs or wants. The insufficiency of their income made them to become wiser when purchasing the products. Some preferred to choose products with affordable prices while others stick to their loyalty to a specific brand. Practically, the Filipinos also prioritize their basic necessities than purchasing other unimportant products...

    Brand, Filipino people, Marketing 966  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Good Filipino Citizen

    A Good Filipino Citizen By Aimee Christine R. Galang Ramon Pascual Institute Music today is very influential to teenagers. Some may even say they cannot live without it. The reason could be because of the artist singing their favorite songs, the beat or instrument used. Or it could be the message of the song. I like music, too. How a song would make me feel, the lyrics to be exact, is what is important to me. I usually listen to foreign artists like Taylor Swift and Jessie J. Lately, I...

    Bad, Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language 811  Words | 3  Pages

  • Filipino Customs and Traits

    Filipino Customs and Traits Every nationality has its own customs, traits, characteristics, values, attitudes, and beliefs that were inherited from their great ancestors. They have the possessions of uniqueness as a nation. Filipino people are one of the sole nations in the world. They have their own norms and manners. Until now, those traits are still alive and most of it is continuously transferring to the next generations. Filipinos are best well-known for being hospitable. One good example...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people, Filipino psychology 1004  Words | 3  Pages

  • Indolence: Filipino People

    Jose Rizal published Sobra la Indolencia de los Filipinos on July 15 to September 15, 1890 in five installments through the La Solidaridad, the official newspaper of the Philippine ilustrados(“enlightened ones”) – those who hoped to have a representation of the Filipinos in the Spanish Courts. This essay is also the longest among his essays. Through Rizal’s deep insights of social anthropology, he was able to analyze the factors causing the Filipinos’ indolence. According to him, that was not due...

    Causality, Filipino language, Filipino people 809  Words | 3  Pages

  • Filipino Drug Mules

    send them to hospitals whenever needed? If you would have just given a chance to go abroad for work to give your family a better future would you decline it? If you are a responsible parent your answer would be NO. Because of poverty most of the Filipino people leave their family, their mother land and their loved ones in exchange of money. Others can even afford to kill just to be paid great amounts of money. So why not smuggle drugs which costs almost a hundred million or maybe billion? Hunger...

    Federal Bureau of Investigation, Filipino people, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo 1904  Words | 5  Pages

  • Filipino Mode of Thinking

     Unay, Nico Ray Filipino Mode of Thinking We, Filipinos, are considered hospitable and merry. It has been an attitude the majority enriches or embraces. For instance, looking into our hospitality, when a guest is present in our home, a treatment of respect and comfort will be provided for the person as if the guest is a member of the family. Whereas for being merry, when a problem emerges, a joke or two about the problem will be the response to make the atmosphere be calmer. All these qualities...

    Filipino people, Philippines, Spain 970  Words | 3  Pages

  • Identity: Filipino Psychology

    identity? As a Filipino I have a identity of a “Pinoy”. Filipino identity is defined in 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 nosed, short people from Philippines who speak either in Tagalog or Taglish, and is a Christian. Other descriptions of Filipinos are rice-lovers, hardworking, family-oriented, and nowadays, a domestic helper. Young Filipino is known as...

    Culture, Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino mestizo 820  Words | 3  Pages

  • Model of Filipino Values

    FILIPINO VALUES  RAYMUND  THE FILIPINO VALUE S SYSTEM OR VALUES REFERS TO THE SET OF VALUES OR THE VALUES SYSTEM THAT THE MAJORITY OF THE FILIPINO HAVE HISTORICALLY HELD important in their lives. These Philippine value system includes their own unique assemblage of consistent ideologies moral codes ethical practices etiquette and cultural and personal values that are promoted by their society though the values that an individual holds sacred can defer on the basis of religion upbringing and...

    Filipino psychology, Filipino values, Human behavior 630  Words | 3  Pages

  • Youth on Filipino Patriotism

    history. Filipinos then hungered for the chance to show their dedication to their motherland. They were ready to fight to the last breath, to give up their soul, to die for their country…this was true patriotism…offering what they had for the sake of their motherland without hesitation for what they wanted was recognition of the true Filipino citizen. Jose Rizal, Apolinario Mabini, Emilio Aguinaldo, Gabriela and Diego Silang, Andres Bonifacio, and Lapu-Lapu, to name only a few of the Filipino heroes...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people 1235  Words | 4  Pages

  • Who Wants to Be Filipino

    Who wants to be a Filipino? If you were to be reincarnated and given the choice, would you opt to be Filipino again? It was in 1998, at a Forum of students of top schools at the University of Asia and the Pacific, that I raised this question. As expected, everybody, except me, gave a resounding yes for an answer. Hypocrites! I could see from the way they talked, from the clothes they wore, from their ideas of what was good and beautiful, that even in this lifetime they were dying to camouflage...

    Filipino people, Philippines 984  Words | 3  Pages

  • Overseas Filipino Workers

    Introduction This concept paper is about Overseas Filipino Workers. The author aims to discuss the advantages, disadvantages and other important information on working abroad. The main focus of this paper is to determine the reason/s Filipinos decide to work abroad and how the Philippine government supports and helps them. The author chose this topic to learn more about the subject and to be aware of the different problems experienced by Overseas Filipino Workers. She gives importance to this topic...

    Economy of the Philippines, Filipino American, Filipino diaspora 1357  Words | 4  Pages

  • Love: Filipino Psychology

    Filipino Values for Productivity Values have much to do with the way we act. It is, therefore, important that we understand our Filipino Values. Understanding our own Filipino Values means looking closely into our beliefs, mores, customs, norms, and traditions, examining them closely, looking at their positive and negative polarities, and harnessing the positive polarities of our values as norms of our behavior at work. Our values and norms greatly affected by the several rulers that came on...

    Filipino people, Filipino psychology, Human behavior 1964  Words | 5  Pages

  • Industriousness: Family and Filipinos

    HIRING FILIPINO WORKERS *           INDUSTRIOUS          -           Filipinos working abroad are industrious.  They are willing to work even on extended hours, during holidays and rest days when the need arises.  In some other countries, particularly in United States, Canada and other European nations, it is not unusual for Filipinos to have two to three kinds of job simultaneously.  They work fast, reliable and need minimal supervision. *           PERSEVERING        -           Filipino workers...

    Employment, Extended family, Family 701  Words | 3  Pages

  • Filipino Immigration and Racism

    waves of The Filipino Americans immigration to the US as well as their contribution. In what ways are the experiences of the Filipino different and similar to that of other Asian Americans? Show that you are familiar with the information from the text in your answer. Coming from a country of seven thousand plus islands and a culture where "…women were considered equal to men,"(1) according to Linda A. Revilla in her article entitled, "Filipino Americans: Historical Review," Filipino Americans have...

    California, Filipino American, Mexico 2253  Words | 6  Pages

  • A Proud Filipino American

    experience civil liberties. According to statistics, "Filipino Americans today make up the second largest Asian Pacific American (APA) group in the country" (Aquino). Filipinos alongside other Asians have experienced and overcome racism with great pride, honor and respect. They have made great strides in reminding us of the history that was forgotten as well as improving the common misconceptions about the Philippines and its people. The Filipino American National Historical Society (FANHS) was...

    Asian American, Filipino American, Hawaii 1542  Words | 5  Pages

  • Overseas Filipino Workers

    typically pay one hundred to one hundred and fifty dollars per week look attractive to families living in poverty. In the US, Filipino nurses earn more in one day than they do for a whole month in the Philippines. Naturally there is a tremendous amount of competition for these coveted overseas jobs. To find professional employment overseas, Filipinos have to be more qualified than the other applicants. This means studying and more studying. Of the 28 members of my paramedic...

    Economy of the Philippines, Filipino American, Filipino language 1683  Words | 5  Pages

  • Practices of Filipinos in the New Century

    which have so far succeeded in resisting the impact of modern civilization. Before the coming of the Spaniards the Filipinos had a civilization of their own. The various aspects of this civilization doubtless came partly from the Malays who settled in the country and partly from a response to the new environment. For this reason, many of the customs and practices of the pre-colonial Filipinos are still operative in many parts of the country, a circumstance that is, in a sense, advantageous for it offers...

    Elementary school, Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people 1189  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Revival of the Traditional Filipino Games

    The Revival of the Traditional Filipino Games LARONG PINOY (Laro ng Lahi) is a cultural treasure cherished by generations of Filipinos. It is a variety of traditional Filipino street games that is well-loved. The Filipino Games are timeless. It is still well-loved and cherished by many, as it is part of our heritage. Larong Pinoy’s popularity encompasses not only the youth, but adult and elderly generation as well. It’s a timeless cultural treasure. The games are still being played in...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Philippine culture 999  Words | 4  Pages

  • Filipino 21st Century

    Filipinos in the 21st Century Mark Raymond Ferrer Encystment of a conquering people is possible, for it signifies complete isolation, absolute inertia, debility in the conquering element. Encystment thus means the tomb of the foreign invader. -Dr. Jose Rizal 21st century – the era of advancements, urbanizations, industrialization, commercialization and technology – most of the people nowadays are way back more liberate and independent among themselves than before. All of them are loaded up of technologies...

    Change, Culture, Filipino people 1089  Words | 3  Pages

  • Article Critique on Sikolohiyang Filipino

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