"Filipino Culture" Essays and Research Papers

  • Filipino Culture

    Philosophy of Filipino Culture May 20, 2010 Crossing Cultures: A Philosophical Reflection on Filipino Culture and Cultural Transition Experienced by Third Culture Kids Oh it's a mystery to me. We have a greed, with which we have agreed... and you think you have to want more than you need... until you have it all, you won't be free. Society, you're a crazy breed. I hope you're not lonely, without me. - Eddie Vedder (Society) In a world that is becoming increasingly smaller...

    Culture, English language, Filipino language 1938  Words | 6  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

  • Foreign Influences on Filipino Culture

    FOREIGN INFLUENCES ON FILIPINO CULTURE The Philippines has been influenced by many nations. They have been occupied for a long time by Spain and then the Americans by a few decades. The Japanese came and then the Americans again. Filipinos themselves like to be influenced and perhaps a little too much. They take pride on the fact that they can copy other cultures and perhaps make their practices even better than the original. 1) Spain- For more than 300 years, the Philippines was under Spanish...

    Christianity, Family, Filipino language 1116  Words | 3  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

  • Teleserye: The Emerging Popular Culture of Filipinos

    Renz Dave P. Albay P2B Teleserye: The Emerging Popular Culture of Filipinos It will be a surprise to hear that there is a Pinoy who is not aware of what teleserye is. Surely, the Filipinos who have lived in the year 1990’s would definitely remember the terrible fate of Judy Anne Santos in the hands of Gladys Reyes in their roles as Mara and Clara. Almost everyone is aware on how Yna Macaspac and Angelo Buenavista fought for their tragic relationship despite the interference of Amor Powers...

    Culture, Filipino people, Globalization 1056  Words | 3  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

  • Culture

    Culture The culture of the Philippines has been heavily influenced by both Asian and Western cultures. Literature The literature of the Philippines illustrates the Prehistory and European colonial legacy of the Philippines, written in both Indigenous and Hispanic writing system. Most of the traditional literatures of the Philippines were written during the Mexican and Spanish period. Philippine literature is written in Spanish, English, Tagalog, and/or other native Philippine languages. Dances...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino mestizo 641  Words | 2  Pages

  • Filipino Culture

    and Filipino brief history of the life and times of the Filipino people in the Philippines. The values of Filipino culture have changed through emigration and immigration, as well as religiosity and spirituality, and because of coexisting and sometimes conflicting values . Details are given outlining the global Filipino diaspora in the 21st-century and highlights its impact on the social and religious conditions of the people. An interview with a native born Filipinos young...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino American, Filipino language 3998  Words | 14  Pages

  • The Filipino Culture

    THE FILIPINO CULTURE THE FILIPINO CULTURE PHILIPPINES Location and Geography. The Republic of the Philippines, a nation of 7,107 islands with a total area of 111,830 square miles (307,055 square kilometers), is located on the Pacific Rim of Southeast Asia. Two thousand of its islands are inhabited. Luzon, the largest island with one-third of the land and half the population, is in the north. Mindanao, the second largest island, is in the south. The Philippines are 1,152 miles (1,854 kilometers)...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino people 2535  Words | 10  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

  • 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 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

  • Culture

    CULTURAL VALUES OF FILIPINOS 1. Irrationalism. This refers to a certain superstitious beliefs of Filipinos that still practiced up to now. People still believed in gods of the nature and spirits and offer them foods and placate the sprits to heal the illness and provide them a good harvest. It is rarely practiced in the urban areas but in rural areas it is a common practice. Filipinos common irrationalism is shown in fatalism or the ‘bahala na’ syndrome. We always looked upon what fortune can...

    Culture, Globalization, High culture 1169  Words | 4  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 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

  • 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 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 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 Values

    standards in a culture by which people make an assessment as to its desirability, goodness and beauty. Values may be helpful as Guidelines. Schaefer (2001) defines values a little more as “collective conceptions of what is considered good, desirable, and proper – or bad, undesirable, and improper – in culture.” Conklin (1984) has this to say about values: “Values are abstract and shared ideas about what are desirable, good and correct – they represent the ideals of the culture” (as cited by...

    Culture, Filipino people, Filipino psychology 1502  Words | 6  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

  • Culture

    Culture is one of the most important and basic concepts of sociology. In sociology culture has a specific meaning. The anthropologists believe that the behaviour which is meant is called culture. In other words the behavior which is transmitted to us by some one is called culture. The way of living, eating, wearing, singing, dancing and talking are all parts of a culture. In common parlance, the word culture, is understood to mean beautiful, refined or interesting. In sociology we use the word...

    Anthropology, Culture, Human 1326  Words | 6  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

  • 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 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

  • culture

    CULTURE What Makes Us Strangers When We Are Away from Home? Culture – is an abstract concept. You can’t touch it or see most of it, and much of it can’t be measured. But it has molded each of us into whom and what we are. The way we dress, what we eat for dinner and how we eat it, how we speak, what color we paint our houses, and what we think about these things. - is dynamic and adaptive. COMPONENTS of CULTURE 1. Cognitive Process Learning, knowledge and perceiving What people think, how...

    Anthropology, Culture, Human skin color 707  Words | 3  Pages

  • Culture

    Subject: Culture in International Business Word Count: 1153 words TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction…………………………………………3 Stereotyping…………………………………………6 Culture Shock……………………………………….7 Conclusion…………………………………………...8 Reference List……………………………………….9 Reflection Sheet……………………………………11 Introduction: Culture refers to the integrated knowledge shared and the sum total of behavior of a large group...

    Cross-cultural communication, Culture, Shock 1542  Words | 7  Pages

  • What Is an Educated Filipino

    Summary: What is an educated Filipino? -Francisco Benitez- What is an educated Filipino and what qualities should distinguish him today? The conception of education and of what an educated man is varies in response to fundamental changes in the details and aims of society. In our country and during this transitional stage in our national life, what are the qualities which an educated man should possess? Great changes have taken place in the nature of our social life during the last forty...

    Democracy, Distinguish, Economics 1407  Words | 5  Pages

  • Culture

    What is culture? Ian Robertson defines culture as "all the shared products of society" Culture is a natural development of social behaviorism- social life and activities of human beings ( by George Herbert Mead). The evolution of culture is based on intelligence reaction to experience and needs. Why is it important for Social Science? Culture is very important to Social Science. The concepts of culture and Social Science are closely related. Social Science mostly refers to the academic...

    Anthropology, Civilization, Culture 540  Words | 3  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

  • 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

  • Culture

    1.) What is culture? Culture is defined as all modes of thought, behavior, and production that are handed down from one generation to the next by means of communicative interaction rather than by genetic transmission. It is a way of life followed by a group of people and everything learned and shared by people in society. *Derived from the Latin word cultura or cultus, meaning care or cultivation 2.) The Components/Elements of Culture *Material Culture – includes the physical objects, things...

    Agriculture, Anthropology, Culture 704  Words | 3  Pages

  • culture

    can use the information you gather effectively. Cultural Images and World Culture Course This seminar satisfies both the Cultural Images and World Culture requirement for the General Education program. To that end, we will work to develop an understanding of the beliefs, values, and ways of life in various countries in order to engage comfortably in cross cultural settings and interact harmoniously with people from cultures other than the United States. Included in the development of cultural competency...

    Anthropology, Cross-cultural communication, Culture 601  Words | 6  Pages

  • Culture

    trajectories. One such new trajectory is the concern with national culture. Whereas traditional IB research has been concerned with economic/legal issues and organizational forms and structures, the importance of national culture – broadly defined as values, beliefs, norms, and behavioural patterns of a national group – has become increasingly important in the last two decades, largely as a result of the classic work of Hofstede (1980). National culture has been shown to impact on major business activities,...

    Cross-cultural communication, Cultural anthropology, Culture 1280  Words | 4  Pages

  • Culture

    are developing the strategic skill set to master doing business across cultures. Cross-cultural core competence is at the crux of today’s sustainable competitive advantage. If one day you’re asked to manage a supply chain in Malaysia, the next day you’re managing your virtual team in China, and the next you’re optimizing your company’s call center in India, you know that it’s just not possible to be an expert in every culture or geography in which you do business. What is possible is developing the...

    Confucianism, Cross-cultural, Cross-cultural communication 1853  Words | 6  Pages

  • Culture

    Culture Desireé L. Nesbitt September 2, 2012 CULTURE I chose Northrop Grumman and PepsiCo to discuss the role of values and beliefs in their organization's culture. What are the espoused values and beliefs of Northrop Grumman? The values of and beliefs of Northrop Grumman are guided by providing quality products and services; dedication to customer satisfaction; effective leadership, integrity, maintaining the highest level of respect for coworkers, customers and suppliers and...

    Company, Culture, Grumman 1634  Words | 5  Pages

  • culture

    1314 words (3.8 double-spaced pages) Rating: Red (FREE) - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - Time Cultures in the American Campus Introduction: For most of international students, the American campus life is full of challenge because of the cross-cultural adaption process. Once you step into a different culture, you will face the differences from external aspects such as food, dress and customs to the internal ones, such as values and beliefs. And anyone...

    Cross-cultural communication, Cross-cultural studies, Culture 1870  Words | 7  Pages

  • Philippine Culture

    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 evolved and there were no human inhabitants on the land. Nevertheless, it was during these years that the Philippines started to develop its resources and become what would soon be a region of abundant...

    Filipino people, Philippines 1299  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Culture

    The culture of the Philippines reflects the country's complex history. It is a blend of the Malayo-Polynesian and Hispanic cultures, with influences from Indian and Chinese. The Philippines was first settled by Melanesians; today, although few in numbers, they preserve a very traditional way of life and culture. After them, the Austronesians or more specifically, Malayo-Polynesians, arrived on the islands. Today the Austronesian culture is very evident in the ethnicity, language, food, dance and...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Philippines 823  Words | 3  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

  • 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

  • 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 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

  • culture

    Chapter 2 – Culture Summary The concept of culture is sometimes easier to grasp by description rather than definition. All human groups possess culture, which consists of the language, beliefs, values, norms, and material objects that are passed from one generation to the next. Although the particulars of culture may differ from one group to another, culture itself is universal-all societies develop shared, learned ways of perceiving and participating in the world around them. Culture can be subdivided...

    Anthropology, Cultural anthropology, Cultural assimilation 942  Words | 3  Pages

  • Maharlikan Culture

    GOING BACK TO MY MAHARLIKAN CULTURE I. Brief History of the Museum The National Museum of the Philippines was established on October 4, 1901. Its former name was Insular Museum of Ethnology, National History and Commerce. It was built under the supervision of the Americans serving as the Executive Office Building. The museum proper shares its space with the courts and jail of Manila and the Senate of the Republic. The person responsible for the growth and expansion of the museum was an American...

    Culture, Filipino people, Juan Luna 1470  Words | 5  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 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

  • 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

  • Article Critique on Sikolohiyang Filipino

    Article Critique on Sikolohiyang Filipino February 19, 2012 Sikolohiyang Filipino: The Indegeneous Filipino Values INTRODUCTION As normative concept, psychology study differs across because of different cultural backgrounds and basis. As Sikolohiyang Filipino evolved and continues its study, it makes a mark on the world psychology as it become a breakthrough to it. Despite of its greatest oponent The American Psychology. This will extensively support the study of Virgilio G. Enriquez about...

    Culture, Filipino people, Filipino psychology 733  Words | 3  Pages

  • Marketing (Culture)

    Culture is the complex of beliefs of human societies, their roles, their behavior, their values, traditions, customs and traditions. Culture is an extremely important concept to understand consumer behavior and that needs to be examined. Culture is the sum of a shared purpose among members of society, customs, norms and traditions. The basic reason of person’s desire or determination is culture. Introduction Culture Man should know the characterictics of culture to identify how culture affects...

    Christmas, Christmas Eve, Christmas lights 944  Words | 3  Pages

  • Cultural Diplomacy: a Filipino Perspective

    | Cultural Diplomacy: A Filipino Perspective | | Carino l Dela l Fuentes III AB- International Studies Major in Development StudiesIS 108.1 Philippine Foreign PolicyMr. Bong JovesMarch 2, 2013 | I. WHAT IS CULTURAL DIPLOMACY? Considered as a relatively new term in international relations and among governments, a commonly cited definition of cultural diplomacy is that of Milton Cummings, an American Political Scientist which defines Cultural Diplomacy as "the exchange of...

    Cultural anthropology, Culture, Diplomacy 907  Words | 3  Pages

  • Filipinos Culture Outline

    Filipinos Speech Purpose:|To inform the class about Filipinos and their culture| Thesis:|Today I am going to talk to you about Filipinos customs, food and family activities.| Introduction I.|Filipinos have many customs such as the etiquette they have to do when meeting someone new.| II.|Filipino food has many influences towards their ingredients and type of dishes.| III.|The family is the center of the social structure and includes the nuclear family, aunts, uncles, grandparents...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Extended family, Family 546  Words | 2  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

  • 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 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

  • A Proud Filipino American

    America is considered a melting pot of different ethnic groups. By today's standard, "American culture" is the result of a variety of races integrating their own cultural beliefs into American society. Throughout the years, the United States has seen a massive increase of people migrating from Asian countries; "they make up 3.6 percent of the U.S. population, a 199 percent increase from 1980 when they constituted only 1.5 percent of the population" (Ng). Like other immigrants, Asians come here...

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

  • Complementing Cultures

    DATE: August 11, 2013 SECTION: ENG1 THY Complementing Cultures In our English 1 class my professor lectured about the essay that James Fallows wrote “A Damaged Culture: A New Philippines?” It is so controversial especially for us Filipinos. He mainly attacked us with mortifying description of our culture. I mainly oppose his statements in his essay because we don’t have a damaged culture but instead a rich and diverse way of living. We have 175 languages here in the...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Philippines 1171  Words | 3  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

  • I am Filipino

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