"Philippine Constitution Article 1 10" Essays and Research Papers

  • Philippine Constitution Article 1 10

    ARTICLE I NATIONAL TERRITORY The national territory comprises the Philippine archipelago, with all the islands and waters embraced therein, and all other territories over which the Philippines has sovereignty or jurisdiction, consisting of its terrestrial, fluvial and aerial domains, including its territorial sea, the seabed, the subsoil, the insular shelves, and other submarine areas. The waters around, between, and connecting the islands of the archipelago, regardless of their breadth and dimensions...

    Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Luzon, Philippines 1101  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Constitution

    President of the Philippines, replacing Ferdinand E. Marcos. On March 25 of the same year, President Aquino issued Proclamation No. 3 ushering in a provisional government which was revolutionary in nature. Proclamation No. 3 provided for a provisional Constitution, also known as the Freedom Constitution, which was in substance the 1973 Constitution. The ratification of the new Constitution on February 2, 1987 marked the coming into being of the Fifth Republic. The 1987 Constitution incorporates...

    Articles of Confederation, Corazon Aquino, Federal government of the United States 1607  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Constitution of the Philippines

    The Constitution of the Philippines (Filipino: Saligang Batas ng Pilipinas), Popularly known as the 1987 Constitution, is the constitution or the supreme law of the Republic of the Philippines. It was enacted in 1987, during the administration of President Corazon C. Aquino.[1] Philippine constitutional law experts recognize three other previous constitutions as having effectively governed the country — the 1935Commonwealth Constitution, the 1973 Constitution, and the 1986 Freedom Constitution.[2][3]...

    Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos, Philippines 1573  Words | 6  Pages

  • Government and Philippine Constitution

    Objectives: 1. Define a knowledgeable understanding about the Article II of the 1987 Philippine Constitution which is the Declaration of the Principles and State Policies. 2. Familiarize with the terms used in the declaration of the principles and state policies 3. Demonstrate a positive increase in attitude towards the principles and policies stated in the article II of Philippine Constitution. 4. Appreciate the importance of article II of the Philippine Constitution for shaping...

    Democracy, Government, Philippines 612  Words | 3  Pages

  • Article V Philippine Constitution

    ARTICLE V INSTITUTIONS OF DEMOCRACY: 1. SUFFRAGE is the right & obligation of citizens to vote in the election of officers for public office & in the determination of questions of public policy. 2. REFERENDUM- proposed legislations are submitted to the people for their approval or rejection. 3. PLEBISCITE- certain changes or amendments are referred to the people for ratification. 4. INITIATIVE- process wherein the people directly enacts laws. 5. RECALL- Process of removing...

    Law, Multiple citizenship, Nationality 549  Words | 3  Pages

  • Elements of a State and Philippine Constitution

    persons more or less numerous, permanently occupying a definite portion of territory, independent of external control, and possessing an organized government to which the great body of its inhabitants render habitual obedience (De Leon, 2000). The Philippines is a state. Elements of a State The first element of a state is the people, which is known to be the most essential and indispensable element of a state. This is the mass of the population, or the number of people living within the state. There...

    Constitution of the Philippines, Corazon Aquino, Human rights 928  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Constitution

    THE 1987 PHILIPPINE CONSTITUTION General Considerations Scope of the Study Organization and operations of the governmental organs of the State and the relation of the State with the inhabitants of its territory. Necessity of Study Every citizen, regardless of calling, should understand the mechanics and motivations of his government. Sovereignty resides in the people and all government authority emanates from them. All educational institutions shall include the study of the Constitution as part of...

    Constitution, Democracy, Government 1752  Words | 5  Pages

  • Philippine Constitution

    Their Functions | Executive | President and Vice- President He/ She must be: * A natural- born citizen of the Philippines; * A registered voter; * Able to read and write; * At least forty (40) years of age on the on the day of the election not proclamation or assumption of office) for President; * A resident of the Philippines for at least ten (10) years immediately preceding such election. | President and Vice-President Their term office is six (6) years “which shall...

    Court, Judge, Law 912  Words | 3  Pages

  • Article 2 of the Philippine Constitution

    ARTICLE II DECLARATION OF PRINCIPLES AND STATE POLICIES PRINCIPLES STATE POLICIES Section 7. The State shall pursue an independent foreign policy. In its relations with other states, the paramount consideration shall be national sovereignty, territorial integrity, national interest, and the right to self-determination. Section 8. The Philippines, consistent with the national interest, adopts and pursues a policy of freedom from nuclear weapons in its territory. Section 9. The State...

    Human rights, Liberalism, Nationalism 585  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Constitution

    Single or married * Able to read and write * Male or female * Filipino citizen by birth * A resident of the Philippines for at least 10 years immediately preceding election. | * At least 40 years old and above * A registered voter * 10 years immediately preceding election. | Disqualifications | President | Vice President | * A person who...

    Habeas corpus, Law, President of the United States 758  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Constitution

    552 TEXTBOOK ON THE PHILIPPINE CONSTITUTION Sec. 10 Regulation of Foreign Investment. (1) Sources of investments. – Generally, they are: domestic savings, government expenditures, grants, local and foreign investments, and foreign loans. Investment is expenditure. In economics, it is also called “capital formation”. (2) Kinds of investments. –It is either direct or indirect in the forms of loans. Direct investments maybe made by a foreigner by: (a) buying stocks or bonds in a local company...

    Capital accumulation, Foreign direct investment, International economics 1532  Words | 6  Pages

  • Politics and Governance with Philippine Constitution

    Politics and Governance with Philippine Constitution BSIT II. Article I - National Territory SECTION 1. The national territory comprises the Philippine archipelago, with all the islands and waters embraced therein, and all other territories over which the Philippines has sovereignty or jurisdiction, consisting of its terrestrial, fluvial, and aerial domains, including its territorial sea, the seabed, the subsoil, the insular shelves, and the other submarine areas. The waters...

    Archipelago, Cagayan de Oro City, Constitution of the Philippines 385  Words | 3  Pages

  • Articles of Confederation vs. Constitution 1

    ARTICLES OF CONFEDERATION VS. CONSTITUTION   There were many differences between the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution. At the end of the American Revolution the free states needed some sort of control that would generate to a unified country. Issues arose such as: How should power be divided between local and national governments? How should laws be made, and by whom? Who should be authorized to govern those laws? How could the government be designed to protect the unalienable...

    American Revolution, Articles of Confederation, President of the United States 1422  Words | 4  Pages

  • 1987 Philippine Constitution

    The Constitution of the Philippines (Filipino: Saligang Batas ng Pilipinas) is the supreme law of thePhilippines. The Constitution currently in effect was enacted in 1987, during the administration ofPresident Corazon Aquino, and is popularly known as the "1987 Constitution".[1Philippine constitutional law experts recognize three other previous constitutions as having effectively governed the country — the 1935 Commonwealth Constitution, the 1973 Constitution, and the 1986 Freedom Constitution.[2][3]Constitutions...

    Ferdinand Marcos, Philippine Revolution, Philippines 2442  Words | 6  Pages

  • Constitution: Law and Supreme Court

    1935 Philippine Constitution: Article VII Executive Department • 1935 Philippine Constitution: Article VI Legislative Department • 1935 Philippine Constitution • 1935 Philippine Constitution: Article I The National Territory • 1935 Philippine Constitution: Article IV Citizenship • 1935 Philippine Constitution: Article V Suffrage • 1935 Philippine Constitution: Article II Declaration of Policies • 1935 Philippine Constitution: Article IX Impeachment • 1935 Philippine Constitution: Article...

    Court systems, Judge, Jury 742  Words | 3  Pages

  • PHILIPPINES

    BACKGROUND Tourism is a major contributor to the economy of the Philippines, contributing 5.9% to the Philippine GDP in 2011. The country's rich biodiversity is the main tourist attraction of the Philippines. Its beaches, mountains, rainforests, islands and diving spots are among the country's most popular tourist destinations. The country's rich historical and cultural heritage is also one of the attractions of the Philippines. The Philippine tourism industry flourished in the 1970s and early 1980s but...

    Congress of the Philippines, Constitution of the Philippines, Corazon Aquino 985  Words | 3  Pages

  • United States Constitution and Article

    AARTICLE 356 OF INDIAN CONSTITUTION - BOON OR BANE? Indian Constitution is quasi-federal in nature. In the view of K.C. Wheare Indian Constitution has established a system of Government which is at the most quasi-federal, almost devolutionary in character, a unitary state with subsidiary federal features rather than a federal state with subsidiary unitary features. Our constitution says “India, that is Bharat, shall be a Union of States”. Unlike U.S. Constitution which is typically federal in nature...

    Articles of Confederation, Constitution, Federalism 1827  Words | 5  Pages

  • Article Ii of Philippine Constitutiions

    Declaration of Principles and State Policies ARTICLE II DECLARATION OF PRINCIPLES AND STATE POLICIES (1987 Philippine Constitution) Principles Section 1. The Philippines is a democratic and republican State. Sovereignty resides in the people and all government authority emanates from them. Section 2. The Philippines renounces war as an instrument of national policy, adopts the generally accepted principles of international law as part of the law of the land and adheres to the policy...

    Government, Human rights, International relations 1102  Words | 4  Pages

  • Articles of Confederation and Articles of Constitution

    rendered by the Articles of Confederation was the impetus its shortcomings gave to those who favored a strong central government." After the Declaration of Independence, there was a sense among Congressman that they wanted a written document creating a government justifying the existence of the United States. The delegates of the Second Continental Congress were attempting to codify arrangements that had never before put into legal terminology. As a result, in late 1777, the Articles of Confederation...

    Articles of Confederation, Legislature, Separation of powers 1106  Words | 4  Pages

  • Politics, Governance & the New Philippine Constitution Concept of Constitution Constitution

    POLITICS, GOVERNANCE & THE NEW PHILIPPINE CONSTITUTION CONCEPT OF CONSTITUTION CONSTITUTION defined. A constitution is “that body of rules and maxims in accordance with which the powers of sovereignty are habitually exercised.” Broadly speaking, every state has some kind of a constitution—a leading principle that prevails in the “administration of its government until it has become an understood part of its system, to which obedience is expected and habitually yielded.” (Cooley, 1868) In a restricted...

    Constitution, Constitutional convention, Constitutions 1451  Words | 4  Pages

  • Articles vs. Constitution

    The Articles of Confederation vs. the Constitution The end of the Revolution gave the American colonies their freedom, but the new country needed its own government and laws by which to control the land. Many questions required answers, such as who would make the laws and enforce them, how would the new government manage finances, or would the states handle that individually? American leaders first tried to address these issues when the Second Continental Congress created the Articles of Confederation...

    Articles of Confederation, Law, President of the United States 1122  Words | 4  Pages

  • Significance of the Constitution as to the Political Awareness of Freshmen College Students of Feu Fern Diliman - Chapter 1

    CHAPTER I: THE PROBLEM AND ITS BACKGROUND Introduction. The Constitution primarily exists as the written instrument enacted for the establishment of the fundamental powers of the government which are disseminated to its subdivisions for more effective and efficient use to serve the common good of all people within the State. Since it is recognized as the fundamental law of the land, every person within the State it governs shall bow down to it. (Constitutional Law 2000 Edition, Retired Justice...

    Articles of Confederation, Constitution, Government 1283  Words | 5  Pages

  • Philippine Money

    PHILIPPINE BILLS OR BANK NOTES VALUE | FRONT image | FRONT description | BACK image | BACK description | Color | 5 PESOS or limang piso | | Emilio Aguinaldo Philippine 1st president. At the right is an illustration of a cannon and of an histocial marker of the First Republic 1898 - 1901. | | Declaration of Philippine Independence Aguinaldo displays the Philippine flag from the balcony of his house and proclaims independence from Spain to the Filipino masses below | Green | 10 PESOS or...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Emilio Aguinaldo, Katipunan 848  Words | 4  Pages

  • US Constitution Study Guide 1

    Politics THE US CONSTITUTION STUDY GUIDE Available at: www.constitutioncenter.org PART I: THE OVERALL STRUCTURE OF THE CONSTITUTION A. Read each article of the Constitution. Summarize the general purpose or subject of each article in one complete sentence using the graphic organizer below. ARTICLE I ARTICLE II ARTICLE III ARTICLE IV ARTICLE V ARTICLE VI ARTICLE VII B. Read each article of the Constitution. Answer the following questions pertaining to the articles included in the...

    United States Constitution 994  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Philippine Government

    The Philippine Government Structures and Powers * DIFFERENT BRANCHES OF THE PHILIPPINE GOVERNMENT The structure of the Philippine government is divided into three branches: * the Legislative Department (Article 6); * the Executive Department (Article 7); and * The Judicial Department (Article 8). * THE PRINCIPLE OF SEPARATION OF POWERS The powers of the government, by virtue of this principle are divided into three (3) distinct classes: the legislative, the executive...

    Executive, Judiciary, Law 1296  Words | 5  Pages

  • 1973 Constitution

    ARTICLE XV General Provisions Section 1. The flag of the Philippines shall be red, white, and blue, with a sun and three stars, as consecrated and honored by the people and recognized by law. Section 2. The Interim National Assembly may by law adopt a new name for the country, a national anthem, and a national seal, which shall all be truly reflective and symbolic of ideas, history, and traditions of the people. Thereafter the national name, anthem, and seal so adopted shall not be subject...

    Citizenship, Education, Filipino language 973  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Constitution

    The Constitution Cynthia Johnson His/110 October 31, 2011 Jody Bell The Constitution The U.S. Constitution required a lot of work before it was signed. It had to address the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation. The Constitution had to address the complaints that were in the Declaration of Independence. Then it had to make a decision on the Great Compromise. The Articles of Confederation and the Constitution had some similarities. They were both official documents of the United...

    Articles of Confederation, U.S. state, United States 1201  Words | 4  Pages

  • The first three articles of the Constitution

    Unit 1 IP Abstract “We the people” very powerful words, the first three Articles of the Constitution will be discussed in this paper on its writers and the construction of it. There was one gentleman that thought that the delegates be in agreement together on the Constitution, it was short of a miracle according to George...

    Articles of Confederation, President of the United States, Supreme Court of the United States 1689  Words | 6  Pages

  • Articles of the Constitution and Confederation

    Articles of the Constitution and Confederation of the United States Anthony Reyes, History/110 September 5, 2013 Articles of the Constitution and Confederation of the United States Thee American Confederation and Constitution has caused several colonist to be reluctant for several years. The United States government ratified these articles creating unity between the states and the representations for all citizens. Articles of Confederation and the Constitution are justified for an effective...

    Articles of Confederation, President of the United States, U.S. state 1158  Words | 4  Pages

  • Articles of Cooperation

    ARTICLES OF COOPERATION OF Business Management Multi-purpose Cooperative _________________________________________________________________ KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENTS: We, the undersigned Filipino citizens, all of legal age and residents of the Philippines, have on this day voluntarily agreed to form a primary multi-purpose Cooperative, under the laws of the Republic of the Philippines. AND WE HEREBY CERTIFY: ARTICLE I: Name of the Cooperative That the name of this Cooperative shall be...

    Cooperative, Cooperatives, Friedrich Wilhelm Raiffeisen 846  Words | 4  Pages

  • Articles of Confederation vs Constitution

    AE 1 The national government under the Articles of Confederation had very little power and most power was held by the individual states. Eventually, the weakness of the national government under the Articles led to their replacement with the current US Constitution. This goes to show the difference between the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution. There were many problems under the Articles and much was left out that it caused problems. The government under the Articles of...

    American Civil War, Articles of Confederation, President of the United States 1218  Words | 4  Pages

  • President of the Philippines and Philippine Constitution

    1. Constitution of the Philippines(1973) 2. 1973 Constitution of the Philippines The Constitution of the Philippines ( Saligang Batas ng Pilipinas in Filipino) is the supreme law of the Philippines. The 1973 Constitution , composed of a preamble and 17 articles, provides for the shift from presidential to parliamentary system of government. The Constitution vests the legislative power in the National Assembly. A Prime Minister is elected from among the members of the National Assembly and serves...

    Congress of the Philippines, Constitution of the Philippines, Filipino language 3862  Words | 8  Pages

  • Constitution and the Article of Confederation

    "The Constitution devotes the national domain to union, to justice, to defense, to welfare and to liberty" (Maier 154). This quote, stated by William Henry Seward, displays the strength and stability that the Constitution had over the nation, and the liberty and justice it supplied for all of its citizens. Although the Constitution and the Articles of Confederation have similarities, they have many differences, which proved that the Articles of Confederation were a weaker document in comparison...

    Articles of Confederation, President of the United States, Separation of powers 999  Words | 3  Pages

  • compare and contrast the articles of confederation and the constitution essay

    Abstract The simple difference between the Articles of Confederation and US Constitution is that the articles were not strong enough to hold our young nation together. The articles operated the US as separate states. Under the articles, it was very difficult to pass laws since the requirement of 9 out of the 13 states' approval was needed for ratification. The Articles created a loose confederation of sovereign states and a weak central government, leaving most of the power with the state governments...

    Articles of Confederation, President of the United States, U.S. state 1925  Words | 6  Pages

  • Constitution

    Constitutional History/Bill of Rights/Amendments 1) What is the Bill of Rights? A statement of the rights of a class of people 2) Which of the first ten amendments to the Constitution do you think is the most important? Why? The first one; because it gives us the freedom we have. 3) How is an amendment to the Constitution created? The first method is for a bill to pass both houses of the legislature, by a two-thirds majority in each The second method prescribed is for a Constitutional Convention...

    Articles of Confederation, Federal government of the United States, Federalism 567  Words | 3  Pages

  • Perspectives in the Implementation of the Enhanced K-12 Basic Education Program in the Philippines

    Program in the Philippines | Issue: K-12 Basic Education Program | | PAOLO BAKAMO | | The K to 12 Program covers kindergarten and 12 years of basic education (six years of primary education, four years of junior high school, and two years of senior high school [SHS]) to provide sufficient time for mastery of concepts and skills, develop lifelong learners, and prepare graduates for tertiary education, middle-level skills development, employment, and entrepreneurship.[1] | PAOLO...

    Education, Educational stages, Educational years 1889  Words | 6  Pages

  • Commonwealth of the Philippines

    The Commonwealth of the Philippines administered the Philippines from 1935 until 1946, aside from a period of exile in 1942 to 1945 when Japan occupied the country. It replaced the Insular Government, a U.S. territorial government, and was established by the Tydings–McDuffie Act. The Commonwealth was designed as a transitional administration, and it prepared the country for independence. The Commonwealth was the culmination of efforts to secure a definitive timetable for the withdrawal of American...

    Commonwealth of the Philippines, Elpidio Quirino, Filipino language 2294  Words | 7  Pages

  • Philippine Constitution

    The Congress of Vienna (German: Wiener Kongress) was a conference of ambassadors of European states chaired by Austrian statesman Klemens Wenzel von Metternich, and held in Vienna from November 1814 to June 1815.[1] The objective of the Congress was to settle the many issues arising from the French Revolutionary Wars, the Napoleonic Wars, and the dissolution of the Holy Roman Empire. This objective resulted in the redrawing of the continent's political map, establishing the boundaries of France...

    Austrian Empire, Congress of Vienna, Germany 951  Words | 3  Pages

  • Summary of the Article Iii of the 1987 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines Bill of Rights

    Summary of the Article III of the 1987 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines Bill of Rights Article III enumerates the fundamental rights of the Filipino people. The Bill of Rights sets the limits to the government's power which proves to be not absolute. Among the rights of the people are freedoms of speech, assembly, religion, and the press. An important feature here is the suspension of the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus which have three available grounds such as invasion...

    Bail, Common law, Crime 2333  Words | 7  Pages

  • Articles of Confederation vs Constitution

    Mallory Pineda AE 1 The Articles of Confederation and United States Constitution are two documents that shaped the U.S. government into what it is today. The Articles of Confederation (AOC) was the first Constitution of the United States. Americans soon realized that this document had to be substantially modified because the U.S. needed a stronger government. The AOC was thought of as an ineffective national government document, although there were some strong points. The AOC was ratified in 1781...

    Articles of Confederation, Connecticut Compromise, President of the United States 1433  Words | 3  Pages

  • Education in the Philippines

    Education in the Philippines During the period of colonization by the United States, Education in the Philippines changed radically, modeled on the system of Education in the United States of the time. After theSecond World War, changes in the US system were no longer automatically reflected in the Philippines, which has since moved in various directions of its own. Filipino children may enter public school at about age four, starting from Nursery up to Kindergarten. At about seven years of age...

    College, High school, Higher education 1816  Words | 5  Pages

  • Comparatie History of Philippine Constitution

    COMPARATIVE TABLE OF THE PHILIPPINE CONSTITUTIONS 1899 (Malolos) Constitution 1935 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines 1973 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines January 17, 1973 1987 Constitution of the Republic of the Philippines October 12, 1986 DATE OF APPROVAL/ EFFECTIVITY LANGUAGE USED WHEN PUBLISHED PREAMBLE 1899 May 14, 1935 Spanish ENGLISH ENGLISH ENGLISH We, the Representatives of the Filipino people, lawfully covened, in order to establish...

    Constitution of the Philippines, Habeas corpus, Law 1533  Words | 8  Pages

  • Philippine Constitution

    SECTION 1 You cannot be deprived of your life, liberty or property without any reason on their part and without giving an explanation or right be heard on your part on why you should not be deprive of your life, liberty or property. As regards to equal protection of the laws, it means the law applies to all, we are all protected by it, but we are all subjected to it once we violate its rules. Nobody shall be convicted without going through proper due process. SECTION 2 Before a police officer...

    Arrest, Criminal law, Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution 722  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Articles of Confederation and the Constitution: an in-Depth Analysis

    The Articles of Confederation were approved by Congress on November 15, 1777 and ratified by the states on March 1, 1781. It was a modest attempt by a new country to unite itself and form a national government. The Articles set up a Confederation that gave most of the power to the states. Many problems arose and so a new Constitution was written in 1787 in Independence Hall. The new Constitution called for a much more unified government with a lot more power. Let us now examine the changes that were...

    Articles of Confederation, Bicameralism, Legislatures 952  Words | 3  Pages

  • Us Constitution vs the Articles of Confederation

    United States Constitution vs. Articles of Confederation The move from the Articles of Confederation to the United States Constitution caused several people to be unhappy. For 6 years the Articles weakened the United States in more ways than one. In the summer of 1787 a new form of government was created, a radical move from the Articles of Confederation. The United States Constitution and the Articles have several ever present difference that some considered to be too radical. In terms of...

    Anti-Federalism, Articles of Confederation, President of the United States 931  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Constitution - Article Iii

    Article III Bill of rights - declaration and enumeration of a person’s right and privileges which the Constitution is designed to protect against violations Basis: social importance accorded to the individual in a democratic or republican state Classes of rights 1) Natural rights – right possessed by every citizen without being granted by the State for they are given to man by God Ex. Right to life, right to liability, right to property, right to love 2) Constitutional right –...

    Civil and political rights, Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution, Human rights 2562  Words | 10  Pages

  • History of the Spanish Language in the Philippines

    the Philippines in 1565, there are no written records of the islands that make up the modern day Philippines."3 In the year 1565, Miguel López de Legazpi, the Conquistador travelled from Spain and founded the first Spanish settlement in the country, firstly on the island of Cebú. They occupied the kingdoms of Tondo and Manila, establishing it as the capital of the Spanish East Indies. "The Philippines were originally named after King Philip II of Spain- Las Islas Felipinas".4The Philippines were...

    English language, Filipino language, Manila 1576  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Structure of the Constitution

    I: THE OVERALL STRUCTURE OF THE CONSTITUTION 1. Identify two powers that Congress is denied in the Constitution. In Article 1 Section 9 it explicitly says that Congress may not regulate inter state migration before 1808. They are also prohibited from suspending the writ of habeas corpus outside of rebellion or invasion. 2. How does the House of Representatives determine the rules of proceedings (the ability to have filibusters, riders, etc.) In Article 1 Section 5 it says that each Chamber...

    President of the United States, Separation of powers, Supreme Court of the United States 1775  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philosophical Movement that Shaped Philippine Education

    Pre-colonial period  During the pre-colonial period, education was still decentralized. Children were provided with more vocational training but fewer academics. Philippine schools were headed by parents or by their tribal tutors. They employed a unique writing system known as baybayin. Spanish Period  When the Spanish first arrived in Manila, they were surprised to find a population with a literacy rate higher than that of Madrid.  During the early Spanish period, most education was conducted...

    Education, Ferdinand Marcos, First Philippine Republic 1126  Words | 4  Pages

  • Condensed Version of Philippine History

    PHILIPPINE HISTORY IMPORTANT EVENTS American Period 1901-1946 Tydings-McDuffie Law Law on Women’s Suffrage Tagalog as official language Japanese invasion Philippine Independence from America The Making of the Neo-colony 1946-1972 Independence from the United States The Third Philippine Republic Land Reform Code Marcos’s Reign Establishment of the Fourth Philippine Republic Crisis and National Breakdown 1972-2013 Proclamation of Martial Law Assassination of Benigno Aquino Establishment...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos 1066  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Government

    2013 Subject: Philippine Government and Constitution Introduction: * Background of Citizenship= Citizenship is one of the article of the Philippine Constitution or the Fourth (4) Article. It says here that the citizenship can be loss, re-acquire, or naturalized depend on the decision of a citizen. The citizenship is a law that shows, it should be followed legally. * Background of Suffrage= Suffrage means the right to vote. Article Six (6) of the Philippine Constitution is a law that...

    Constitution of the Philippines, Democracy, Emilio Aguinaldo 1316  Words | 4  Pages

  • Article 2 constitution

    I. II. ARTICLE 2 OF THE U.S. CONSTITUTION SECTION 1:THE RIGHTS, QUALIFICATIONS, AND ROLES OF THE PRESIDENT AND VICE PRESIDENT A. Vesting clause. 1. President of the U.S has executive power. a) The president a strong mandate to enforce the country's laws and administer the country's public policies. 2. The president and vice president will hold their office for 2, four year terms. B. Electoral college. 1. Each state gets a number of electoral votes equal to its number of Senators plus its number...

    Impeachment, President of the United States, United States 522  Words | 2  Pages

  • Constitution

    1. According to Madison, the Articles of Confederation was guilty of an extremely unenergetic government. Madison points to many of the issues the government was facing at the time. These include the federal government inadvertently violating treaties, the states ignoring federal authority, the states putting restrictions on commerce with other states, the government’s inability to fight internal violence, and the states practicing a mutability of laws. 2. Publius says that in modern times is progressing...

    Democracy, Federal government of the United States, President of the United States 2000  Words | 6  Pages

  • Comparison and Contrast of the Articles of Confederation and the Constitution

    Comparison and Contrast of the Articles of Confederation and The Constitution To understand what the benefits and drawbacks  were, it is important to compare and contrast the positions in which the documents differ. I believe that they are thus: 1. Taxation - The articles allow the congress to levy taxes on each state which means that the taxation burden has to be readjusted within each state among its populace and taxation is not equal 'Federally' whereas in the constitution, the Congress levies taxation...

    Articles of Confederation, Constitution, Law 808  Words | 3  Pages

  • US Constitution 1

    The U.S. Constitution A “Blueprint” for Government The FULL TEXT of the Constitution is available online at america.gov, along with its Arabic translation. blue·print /ˈbluˌprɪnt/: a detailed outline or plan of action After this lecture you should be able to answer the following questions: • What is the Constitution and why was it written? • What historical documents influenced the writers of the Constitution? • What is inside the Constitution? – What are the three branches of government? – How...

    1791 in American politics, 1791 in law, First Amendment to the United States Constitution 1535  Words | 7  Pages

  • Philippine Constitution

    with the association of human beings in a body politic or a political community Fields of political science: 1. Political Theory 2. Public Law 3. Government 4. Comparative Government 5. International Relations 6. Public Administration 7. Public Policy 8. Political Dynamics 9. Government & Business 10. Legislature Geopolitics Values & Uses of Political Science: 1. Awareness of the importance & impact of government on people’s lives 2. Education for citizenship 3. Development...

    Government, Philippines, Political philosophy 2329  Words | 10  Pages

  • Constitution vs Articles of Confed.

    REPORT: CONSTITUTION As one of the creators of the new Constitution of 1788, you are chosen to present its strengths as compared to the weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation. What areas of importance will you stress in attempting to get it passed unanimously? Give good well-reasoned arguments in a report of approximately 400 words. You will need to research the details of each document, using resources from the library, the Internet, or other sources. Be sure to use proper spelling and...

    Articles of Confederation, Federal government of the United States, Philadelphia Convention 890  Words | 2  Pages

  • Political Governance of Philippines constitution (Article 1,2,and 3)

    The constitution is the most important part in organizing a state. It contains not only the national territory, but more importantly, it states the set of rules and principles which serve as the fundamental law of the land. Among the guidelines which are set by the constitution are the matters of: form and duties of the government; the distribution of powers of the branches of the government; and the basic rights of the citizens of the state. The Philippine Constitution has been rewritten seven...

    Constitution of the Philippines, Corazon Aquino, Law 2844  Words | 7  Pages

  • Articles of Confederation vs. Constitution

    The Articles of Confederation and the Constitution each had their own impacts on the United States economy. It can be shown that the drafting of the Constitution reversed the control of economic authority between the national government and the states, specifically regarding the laying and levying of taxes. The stipulations of taxation are clarified in the Articles and the Constitution through Article VIII and Article I, Section 8, respectively. Both statements provide for an easy analysis of taxation...

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  • PHILIPPINE HISTORY

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