• rizal
    1. How did Jose Rizal Became a National Hero? Jose Rizal became a national hero of the Philippines as a reformist who advocated peacefully for liberty rather than through violent means. He was a forerunner of Gandhi and along with Sun Yat Sen and Tagore; the thought climate was changed...
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  • Life and Works of Rizal
    I first thought that this article was meant to overthrow Rizal as The National Hero of the Philippines. But I was wrong. The article dealt more about how wrong the Filipinos over-glorified Rizal and how the construction of Rizal as a National Hero is poorly constructed. So, the ultimate question...
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  • J.P Rizal, The Univocal National Hero
    National Hero Venerating Jose Rizal for a reason “Veneration with Understanding” by Armand J. Malay is an eye opener. It revealed me the truth about revering Jose Rizal. It also helped me realize the faux information on Prof. Constantino’s “Veneration without Understanding”. It almost duped me. I was...
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  • Veneration with or without understanding
    The Non-Revolutionary Hero One of the most debatable issues of today is Dr. Jose Rizal’s legitimacy as the Philippines’ National Hero. Renato Constantino pointed out facts contradicting Rizal’s appointment in his article Veneration without Understanding. The main argument being that since Rizal...
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  • Veneration Without Understanding
    painful, but more painful are the wounds still being inflicted on his memory by his own countrymen.” 3.    The main argument of the home-grown detractors of Rizal is this: Since Rizal did not lead the revolution of 1896 – he even discouraged and disowned it – he could not be properly the national hero...
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  • Genres of Action Heroes
    heroes are known as the "Brute Action Hero," the "Nerdy/Intelligent Hero," the "Female/Incentive Hero," and of course the "Good Hero Gone Bad." The movie "National Treasure" has examples of all these actions heroes. The first hero, "The Brute," is always strong, both mentally and physically. He has...
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  • Heroes Essay
    would enable a country to be greatly admired by many. Part II “True love for the country” should be possessed by a national hero. Without this love, how could a person take care for, defend and do everything for the country’s good if true love doesn’t exist. The word true is attached to mean...
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  • iamgodsbeloved
    A national hero of the Philippines is a Filipino who has been recognized as a hero for his or her role in the history of the country. Loosely, the term may refer to all Filipino historical figures recognized as heroes, but the term more strictly refers to those officially designated as such. In...
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  • Ideal Hero
    achieve something greater. Lastly, a hero is persistent and keeps working towards a goal despite multiple setbacks from all sides of a situation. Part 2: Qualities of a National Hero A national hero should have a concept of nation and has aspirations for a nation’s welfare. He or she works for...
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  • Reaction Paper- Rizal
    SANCHEZ, Maria Ysavel V. AUG.1, 2013 BSFT 4-1D “Does Rizal deserve to be our national hero?” This article written by Renato Constantino, is all about Rizal that does he really deserves to be a hero or not? The author compared Rizal to others national heroes in different countries, who is most...
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  • rizal: what made him a hero?
    as national hero then who should we pick between those huge names? It is always said in many cultures that the pen is mightier than the sword, the blood of academic scholars are better than that blood of warriors, wars are not won in the battlefield, it’s pure politics. The name...
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  • my home by jose rizal
    proponent of institutional reforms through his writings, while Martin Luther King, Jr. used his charismatic person Premium619 Words3 Pages Jose Rizal Reaction Paper JOSE RIZAL The movie tells the life story of Jose Rizal, the national hero of the Philippines. It covers his life from his childhood...
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  • Why Is Rizal Our National Hero
    Philippines to show by example that Filipinos knew how to die for principles. This is the letter he wanted us to read, a letter that will illustrate to anti-Rizal advocates why Rizal is our national hero: “The step that I have taken, or am about to take, is undoubtedly very risky, and it is...
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  • aawwawawa
    Students’ Views on Filipino Historians’ Articles About Jose Rizal as the National Hero of the Philippines STUDENTS’ VIEWS ON FILIPINO HISTORIANS’ ARTICLES ABOUT JOSE RIZAL AS THE NATIONAL HERO OF THE PHILIPPINES A Paper Submitted to: Dr. Minerva V. Apita In Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements...
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  • Characteristics of a National Hero
    *Selection and Proclamation of National Heroes and Laws Honoring Filipino Historical Figures | Executive Summary No law, executive order or proclamation has been enacted or issued officially proclaiming any Filipino historical figure as a national hero. However, because of their significant...
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  • Rizal as a Hero
    Should Dr. Jose Rizal be Considered as National Hero of the Republic of the Philippines? __________________________________________ A Six-page Position Paper Submitted to Mr. Jonas P. Anciano University of Batangas Lipa Campus...
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  • National Hero
    , and to my group mates, once again a pleasant afternoon to all of us. I, with my group mates, is going to defend that Dr. Jose Rizal deserves to be the National Hero of the Philippines. Let me give you the criteria in choosing a National Hero as set by the Philippine National Heroes Committee...
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  • Veneration Without Understanding
    Jean Noah P. Guevarra Veneration without Understanding       The paper is definitely an eye-opener. Being one of the thousands, if not millions, of   students who memorized the national flower, the national tree and the national hero without question,   I...
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  • Wala Lang
    all of these for love of her. Happen what may, I shall die blessing her and desiring the dawn of her redemption". Dr. Jose Rizal For so long, we the Filipinos celebrate the memories of our National Hero who fought bravely and died for the freedom of our country. They who did so much like becoming...
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  • Veneration
    of the de-colonized Indio (Constantino, 1970). Filipinos never understand the real part of Rizal being a national hero yet we idolized him as a whole. People never realized that Rizal is also a human being that could and made mistakes. The truth about Rizal is a good way to know not only his past...
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