"Famous Filipino Essays" Essays and Research Papers

  • Famous Filipino Essays

    Félix Resurrección Hidalgo y Padilla (21 February 1855 - 13 March 1913) was a Filipino artist. He is acknowledged as one of the great Filipino painters of the late 19th century, and is significant in Philippine history for having been an acquaintance and inspiration for members of the Philippine reform movement which included José Rizal, Marcelo del Pilar, Mariano Ponce and Graciano López Jaena, although he neither involved himself directly in that movement, nor later associate himself with the First...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino painters, Filipino people 1181  Words | 5  Pages

  • 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

  • Almost Famous: Essay On Entertainment Criticism

    04 October 2000 Almost Famous: Essay on Entertainment Criticism A rolling stone gathers no moss. If Cameron Crowe is to be believed, a 15-year-old Rolling Stone writer will gather all kinds of things. Not the least of which are life experience, sexual exploits, and rock and roll insights. Almost Famous is Crowe's semi-autobiographical account of a young man taking the fast lane to adulthood on the tour bus with a rising rock and roll band. The critics are almost unanimous in their praise of this...

    2000 in film, Almost Famous, Cameron Crowe 2027  Words | 6  Pages

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    rivals, Emilio Aguinaldo and Bishop Gregorio Aglipay. Quezon was inaugurated in November 1935. He is recognized as the second President of the Philippines. When Manuel L. Quezon was inaugurated President of the Philippines in 1935, he became the first Filipino to head a government of the Philippines since Emilio Aguinaldo and the Malolos Republic in 1898. However, in January 2008, Congressman Rodolfo Valencia of Oriental Mindoro filed a bill seeking instead to declare General Miguel Malvar as the second...

    Commonwealth of the Philippines, Elpidio Quirino, Philippines 1836  Words | 7  Pages

  • Famous or Not.

    damaged the Forum and Curia. This is where the Senate usually held their meetings. The death of Julius Caesar caused the fall of the Roman Empire, but was the beginning for the rise of Emperor Augustus which helped the chaos. webiste ciration for essay -"Julius Caesar and Cleopatra | Suite101." Suite101. N.p., n.d. Web. 4 Jan. 2013. "Julius Caesar - Ancient Rome for Kids ." Ancient Rome for Kids . N.p., n.d. Web. 4 Jan. 2013. . "The Early Life of Julius Caesar | Suite101." Suite101. N.p.,...

    Alexandria, Ancient Rome, Augustus 1707  Words | 5  Pages

  • Filipino Diaspora

    Jouelle Marie C. Lozano CORWRIT ESSAY OFW FAMILY 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...

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

  • 5 Famous Filipino Entrepreneurs

    5 Famous Filipino Entrepreneurs By: Lori Boyd Break Studios Contributing Writer The 5 famous Filipino entrepreneurs are businessmen whose families emigrated from mainland China to the Philippines before the 2ndWorld War when the there was a strong economy. Some sought out regular employment and others set up small businesses. Although each took a different approach, there is one common denominator among them before they became famous Filipino entrepreneurs: they all had an unparalleled work...

    Chinese Filipino, Jollibee, Philippines 702  Words | 2  Pages

  • Filipino

    Gloria's daughter Biography Alberto S. Florentino is the author and playwright of the famed " The World is an Apple".  The themes that he usually tackles about deals with everyday scenarios of a commoner's life.  He usually portrays the struggles of Filipinos.     He was born on July 28, 1931.  Florentino had his first taste probably during the time when his father, a teacher, was active on school activities such as directing plays, opted to get assistance from his son to do copies of the plays that he...

    Émile Zola, Family, France 1713  Words | 6  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 Indolence of the Filipinos

    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 a study of...

    Filipino people, José Rizal, Manila 1477  Words | 5  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

  • 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

  • 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

  • The Indolence of the Filipinos

    discussed is regarding 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...

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

  • WHAT IS AN EDUCATED FILIPINO

    PICTURES CONVEY TO THE READERS? WHAT IS AN EDUCATED FILIPINO? BY: FRANCISCO BENITEZ What factor affected the change in the concept of education? What are the qualities of an educated Filipino according to the essay?  Are the ideas about the qualities of an educated Filipino still true today? According to the Essay, what now is the meaning of education? Do you agree with the author’s opinion? Explain.  Do you agree that a Filipino can be considered educated if he/she can adapt to the societal...

    Education, Essay, Human 418  Words | 15  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

  • 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

  • Filipinos Rizal

    Evils of Spain darkened the Philippine skies 1. Instability of colonial administration 2. Corrupt officialdom 3. No Philippine representation in Spanish Cortes 4. Human rights denied to Filipinos 5. No equality before the law 6. Maladministration of justice 7. Racial discrimination 8. Frailocracy 9. Force labor 10. Haciendas owned by the friars and 11. Guardia civil CHAPTER 15 “Rizal’s Second Sojourn in Paris and the Universal Exposition of 1889” Summary: Rizal went to Paris after...

    Calamba City, José Rizal, Laguna 1540  Words | 6  Pages

  • essay

    teacher, is one of the most important progenitors of the modern Filipino short story in English. He pioneered the development of the short story as a lyrical prose-poetic form. For Arcellana, the pride of fiction is "that it is able to render truth, that is able to present reality". Arcellana has kept alive the experimental tradition in fiction, and has been most daring in exploring new literary forms to express the sensibility of the Filipino people. A brilliant craftsman, his works are now an indispensable...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Fiction, Literature 1721  Words | 3  Pages

  • Essays on Literature

    ghost of the vanished centuries long before the coming of the Spaniards. During this period, literary production attained slow growth. We can generally infer that oral lore is the starting point of our literary heritage. Though, Alibata – the old Filipino alphabet is already known during this era, the production is very limited to writings on dried leaves, bamboo, or bark of a tree which aside from the fact that they were burned by the Spanish colonizer, they are often said to be perishable which...

    José Rizal, Katipunan, Literature 1576  Words | 5  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

  • famous thinkers

    Famous Thinkers Paper This week we were tasked with identifying two famous thinkers from our Electronic Reserve Readings. The two famous thinkers that I selected for this paper were Albert Camus and Ken Wilber. These two individual were born about 36 years apart and both fall under the title of famous thinkers for different reasons. We will explore these individuals and then explain the reason they fall under the title of famous thinkers. Contributions to Society Albert Camus was a French...

    Absurdism, Albert Camus, Existentialism 1108  Words | 4  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

  • Essay in Filipino

    interpersonal communication through email and instant messaging. It is a community known as “Social networking”. Social networking has left us with the chance to meet people in a much easier method; a friend is now a finger click away. _______ Filipinos use social networking sites every day. Facebook, Yahoo, MySpace and Twitter are used extensively for the purpose of communication because those are the most popular networking sites this time. There are also programs that allow us to communicate...

    Communication, Facebook, Instant messaging 537  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Filipino Youth

    Reaction Paper: “To the Filipino Youth” and Today’s Youth “To the Filipino Youth” by Dr. Jose P. Rizal: The poem “To the Filipino Youth” by Dr. Jose Rizal is a message primarily to tell the importance of one’s love and appreciation to his dialect or language, for it is the bridge and intermediary connecting people’s country to each other. In the poem, Rizal praised the rising generation. This poem can be considered as Rizal’s first testimony and presentation of his nationalism. In this literary...

    Andrés Bonifacio, José Rizal, Katipunan 1600  Words | 4  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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Analysis and Summary of the Indolence of the Filipinos

    The Indolence of the Filipinos: Summary and Analysis La Indolencia de los Filipinos, more popularly known in its English version, "The Indolence of the Filipinos," is a exploratory essay written by Philippine national hero Dr. Jose Rizal, to explain the alleged idleness of his people during the Spanish colonization. SUMMARY             The Indolence of the Filipinos is a study of the causes why the people did not, as was said, work hard during the Spanish regime.  Rizal pointed out that long...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Filipino people, José Rizal 1027  Words | 3  Pages

  • Famous Thinkers Essay Dr. King and Bertrand Russell

    Famous Thinkers PHL/458 March 19, 2012 Creative ideas are the foundation of the creative process (Goodman & Fritchie, 2011). To change the way a person thinks about an issue, or to find a solution to the problem is what many of the ideas revolve around. The level of greatness that each thinker is famous for is acquired throughout their life. There are a few things that all famous thinkers have similarities in that allow them to hold the position a “famous thinker.” Dr. Martin Luther King...

    African American, Analytic philosophy, Bertrand Russell 1348  Words | 4  Pages

  • Essay

    Shonagon: Hateful Things Essay question: Consider Sei Shonagon’s definition of the word ‘hate’ in the Heian era. Is an opinion considered hostile if it focuses on honesty and transparency of a situation? “Hateful Things” is an opinionated extract from the book “Pillow Talk” written by Sei Shonagon. Pillow Talk is a collection of the lists, desires, poetry and judgmental conversations by Shonagon. Sei Shonagon is a Japanese female novelist born in Heian era, who is famous for her articulation of...

    Essay, Heian period, Japan 1371  Words | 4  Pages

  • A Filipino Response to Flogging

    Colonial Whip A Filipino Response to Flogging in 1835 I. Cracks in the Parchment Curtain – 17 essay compiled into one to reveal factual information on the 300 year master-and-slave relationship of the Philippines and Spain. In here, we’ll see desolate angle of Filipinos living through the Spanish shadow for three centuries. An American author with Dutch-Lutheran decent uncovers the Philippine’s neglected history with an aim to put a window on every angle during the three century colonial...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Flagellation, History of the Philippines 1472  Words | 4  Pages

  • Writing and Essay

    Descriptive Writing Afro Asian Essay Example Essay 81 - 100  www.studymode.com/.../descriptive-writing-afro-asian-essay-example-pa...‎ * 20+ items - Free Essay about Descriptive Writing Afro Asian Essay Example ... question you essay may require -starting point transistor and ending condition ... time, and a cup of coffee you should have no problem. There are many ... 2. Afro-Asian Literature - Essay - Warriorjamboy1 - StudyMode.com  www.studymode.com › Essays  › Military ‎ * ...

    Afro-Asian, Essay, Expository writing 1436  Words | 6  Pages

  • WHAT IS AN EDUCATED FILIPINO

    EDUCATED FILIPINO? FRANCISCO F. BENITEZ Francisco F. Benitez  Francisco F. Benitez (June 4, 1887-June 30, 1951) was an outstanding educator, author, editor, and the first dean of the School of Education of the University of the Philippines (UP). He studied at the Philippine Normal College in 1904 and became one of the first pensionados sent to the United States in 1905.   Some of his published works include the Educational Progress in the Philippines and Studies of Great Filipinos. Benitez was...

    Education, Filipino language, Filipino people 414  Words | 8  Pages

  • Filipino Essay

    Michael G. Sanchez DWG10a BSIT-1R8 Ms. Jennebeth Gementiza Castro Technical lettering is the process of forming letters, numerals, and other characters in technical drawing. It is used to describe, or provide detailed specifications for, an object. With the goals of legibility and uniformity, styles are standardized and lettering ability has little relationship to normal writing ability. Engineering drawings use a Gothic sans-serif script, formed by a series of short strokes. Lower...

    Calligraphy, Gothic architecture, Letter case 1244  Words | 5  Pages

  • Asian Influences on the Filipino Culture

    Asian Influences on the Filipino Culture Hindu Pre-contact period Before the Spanish period, the archipelagoes of Southeast Asia were under the influence of traders from the Hindu-Malayan culture, such as theMajapahit Empire, which was then supplanted by Islamic :D teaching by Muslims traders from Gujarat, India. Influences from the Indian subcontinent may be traced earlier to before the arrival of the Arabs and the Europeans during the 15th and 16th centuries respectively. The rulers of many...

    14th century, 2nd millennium, Arabic language 701  Words | 3  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

  • Essay

      Joseph Lewis  History Essay- Mrs Wadsworth  5 November 2014      How far do you agree that the Personal popularity of Hitler was the main reason for the increased electoral support for the Nazi party in 1928-32?    It can be argued that the personal popularity of Hitler was the main reason for the Nazi party's electoral success, due to his powerful speaking skills and charismatic attitude. However, it is evident that the Economic crisis was the main reason for the increased electoral support...

    Adolf Hitler, Germany, Great Depression 1353  Words | 4  Pages

  • 2012 Filipino American Essay Contest

    Being a Filipino-American is very unique. I’m proud to be a part of two of the greatest cultures in the world. What’s even better than being a Filipino-American is being a Filipino-American living in San Diego. San Diego is one of the greatest places to live in the world. It’s a great place for anyone to live. San Diego is one of those cities where everyone is different but we still appreciate each other for who we are. One of the many places in San Diego where I believe is important to me as a Filipino...

    Asian American, Culture, Democratic Party 625  Words | 2  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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Our Filipino Values: a Connotation to the World

    Our Filipino Values: A Connotation to the World What are Filipino values? What is distinctly Filipino in our value system? The Filipino value system arises from our culture or way of life, our distinctive way of becoming human in this particular place and time. We speak of Filipino values in a fourfold sense. First, although mankind shares universal human values, it is obvious that certain values take on for us a distinctively Filipino flavor. The Greek ideal of moderation or meden agan, the...

    Culture, Filipino psychology, Integrity 879  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

  • essay

    gold and red She overspreads her colors bold; Such true education proudly gives The pleasue of virtue to young and old And she enlightens out Motherland dear As she offers endless glow and luster. 2. Study Rizal’s essay entitled Sobre La Indolencia delos Filipinos and Early Education of Rizal (N.B: The discussion will be held on Tuesday) 3. Reminder about your individual 5–pages paperwork regarding The Philippines During 19th Century: 3.1 Your paper must bear your name in the upper...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Human, José Rizal 999  Words | 5  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

  • Lamoiyan Corporation: Building the Filipinos

    Lamoiyan Corporation: Building The Filipinos 2011-00789 Most corporations in the Philippines these days are multinational companies. Those companies, though operating here in the Philippines, are owned by foreigners and not by Filipinos. This fact make us Filipinos purchase products that rather than helping our fellow Filipinos will more likely help those foreigners that are just using the some Philippines. Thanks to Filipino corporations that boom because of perseverance and patriotism, they...

    Corporation, Filipino people, Human rights 2395  Words | 7  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

  • The Resiliency of a Filipino

    THE RESILIENCY OF A FILIPINO William G. Bacani B: Filipino is resilient G: Since time immemorial, we are tested by countless calamities; volcanic eruptions, devastating earthquakes and lahar flows, super typhoons, flash floods and landslides. B: Victoriously, we surmounted these ordeals and pains, beyond imagination of the human race G: Instant death of our loved ones, claimed by transportation mishaps and natural disasters. Thousands also die in hunger and malnutrition. All: Including...

    English-language films, God, Human 498  Words | 3  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

  • The Competition and the Roots of Filipino Crab Mentality

    Running head: THE FILIPINO MIND-SET IN COMPETITION 1 The Competition and the Roots of Filipino Crab Mentality Amante, Mayca Joy M. Adamson University Author Note Mayca Joy M. Amante. Department of Industrial Engineering, Adamson University. This research should be addressed to Mayca Joy M. Amante. Department of Industrial Engineering, Adamson University San Marcelino...

    Crab louse, Filipino psychology, Human behavior 1352  Words | 7  Pages

  • Compare and Contrast Korean and Filipino Americans

    answered accordingly, each community works together and actively participates with one another to enhance the likelihood of maintaining a strong ethno-cultural identity of the Korean Americans. This essay will address these types of communities defined by Professor Kashima in comparison to the Filipino American community. Professor Kashima offers the definition of community as “a socially identifiable group of people who may or may not reside in a particular geographical area but who consciously...

    Asian American, Filipino American, Hawaii 960  Words | 3  Pages

  • An essay on Philippines Racism and the norm of thinking that racists have. Includes examples of typical Filipino racism and stereotyping.

    Philippine Racism In a famous trial in Manila about Neil Puache, convicted of rape, exclaimed: "You're all racists and you don't even know it!" This topic may be quite controversial but I have enough evidences to back up my opinions. Racism refers to any theory or doctrine stating that inherited physical characteristics such as skin color, facial features, hair texture, and the like determine behavior patterns, personality traits and intellectual abilities. They do not know that, according to the...

    Discrimination, Filipino language, Filipino people 1147  Words | 4  Pages

  • Major Economic Activities of Early Filipinos

    ECONOMIC ACTIVITIES OF EARLY FILIPINOS Before the coming of the Spaniards in 16th century, economic activities were already taking place in the islands. The Pre-Hispanic settlers of the archipelago were economically self-sufficient. In addition, native products reached neighboring countries like Cambodia, China, India, Japan, and Borneo. AGRICULTURE It is believed that the Banaue rice terraces may have been built starting 10,000 B.C. which proves the early Filipinos’ skills in agriculture...

    Banaue Rice Terraces, History of the Philippines, Philippines 662  Words | 5  Pages

  • Essay

    Essays are generally scholarly pieces of writing written from an author's personal point of view, but the definition is vague, overlapping with those of an article, a pamphlet and a short story. Essays can consist of a number of elements, including: literary criticism, political manifestos, learned arguments, observations of daily life, recollections, and reflections of the author. Almost all modern essays are written in prose, but works in verse have been dubbed essays (e.g. Alexander Pope's...

    Alexander Pope, Essay, Essays 1053  Words | 4  Pages

  • Essay

    probably noticed, essay writing assignments can pop up in any class. An essay is a literary composition that expresses a certain idea, claim, or concept and backs it up with supporting statements. It will follow a logical pattern, to include an introductory paragraph (make the claim), a body (support), and a conclusion (summary of statements and support). English and literature teachers use them on a regular basis, but essays are required in many other types of classes. Essay exams are also a...

    Abstraction, Essay, Fiction 876  Words | 3  Pages

  • essay

    disquisition, monograph; More 2. formal an attempt or effort. "a misjudged essay" synonyms: attempt, effort, endeavor, try, venture, trial, experiment, undertaking "his first essay in telecommunications" a trial design of a postage stamp yet to be accepted. verbformal verb: essay; 3rd person present: essays; past tense: essayed; past participle: essayed; gerund or present participle: essaying eˈsā/ 1. attempt or try. "essay a smile" Origin late 15th century (as a verb in the sense ‘test the...

    Definition, Essay, Gerund 608  Words | 4  Pages

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