"Philippine Economy During The Pre Spanish Times" Essays and Research Papers

  • Philippine Economy During The Pre Spanish Times

    City, Pangasinan TOPIC: Philippine Education during the Pre- Spanish and Spanish Period DISCUSSANT: Maria Cristina V. Antonio SUBJECT: Socio Anthropology Foundations of Education PROFESSOR: Dr. Corazon Mipalar Philippine Education during the Pre- Spanish Period Education in the Philippines evolved from early settlers to the present. Education in the country is in great importance because it is the primary avenue for upward social an economic mobility. Philippine educational system has a very...

    Education, Filipino language, Filipino people 806  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines During Pre-Colonial Times

    our view of our past.” - Barack Obama The pre-colonial Philippine society has been regarded as primitive and backward from the Western point of view. Most history books, starting from elementary level, depict and portray how primeval and prehistoric early Filipino lives were. And sadly, a lot of Filipinos render this idea as true, concise, and accurate where in fact, it’s the other way around. Early Filipinos may not speak the Spanish language from Latin and Greek roots, but they certainly...

    Cebu, Enrique Iglesias, Ferdinand Magellan 1488  Words | 5  Pages

  • Spanish Colonial Period To Philippine Revolution

    SPANISH COLONIAL PERIOD TO PHILIPPINE REVOLUTION Aims of Spanish Colonization • God – propagation of Catholic Christianity • Gold – desire for economic wealth • Glory – to be the greatest empire in the world THE SPANISH COLONIAL SYSTEM Spain Retains the Philippines Despite Economic Loss • As a colony, the Philippines was a financial burden to the Spanish treasury. The Philippines as Crown Colony • In the sense that she belonged to the Spanish King. THE SPANISH COLONIAL SYSTEM The Council...

    Colonialism, Filipino language, Filipino people 744  Words | 21  Pages

  • Pre-Spanish Philippine Literature

    Bambi Rose M. Española BA Psychology III December 13, 2011 Philippines Pre-spanish Literature Even before the Spaniards came to the Philippines, the country already possessed a rich literary tradition. This tradition serves as a mirror of the life, values, hopes, ideals and aspirations of the ancient Filipino people. In this tradition, literary works were usually orally passed to the next generations. Ancient people used these literary works for recreation and ritual purposes. These...

    Fiction, Joke, Literature 801  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Economy

    A recap of how previous Philippine republics and administrations handled the country's economy since the Spanish era, including their management of the economy. In the days wherein the Philippines was under the Spanish Republic the country was at a good spot in Asia. Manila and Cebu were the only European cities; we were one of the best countries in Asia when it comes to trading domestically and internationally. Before, we were always trading with mexico sharing our culture to them and them sharing...

    Economy of the Philippines, Filipino language, Filipino people 2420  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Philippines Under Spanish Rule

    The Philippines Under Spanish Rule (1600s-1800s) REASONS FOR SPANISH COLONIZATION When King Charles send an expedition to the East, his purpose was for commercial. But when Legazpi succeeded laying foundation in the Philippines, the Spanish claim the archipelago in two reasons: first, since the Philippines was discovered under the patronage of Spain, Philippines therefore was owned by Spain; second, since Spain, being in actual possession of the Philippines, it had the right to colonize it. As such...

    Colonialism, Local government, Mexico City 1878  Words | 5  Pages

  • Lesson 2 PRE SPANISH

    ENGLISH 5 Lesson 2: The Pre-Spanish Period HISTORICAL BACKGROUND  *Long before the Spaniards and other foreigners landed on Philippine shores, our forefathers already had their own literature.  *Our ancient literature shows our customs and traditions in everyday life as traced in our folk stories, old plays and short stories.   Our ancestors also had their own alphabet which was different from that brought from the Spaniards. The first alphabet use by our ancestors was similar to that...

    Fairy tale, Folklore, Legend 598  Words | 14  Pages

  • Various Developments of the Philippines Under Spanish Colonization

    OF THE PHILIPPINES UNDER SPAIN After arriving on the first quarter of the year 1521 and seizing the Philippine Islands for more than three centuries, the Spaniards departed leaving not just recollection of slavery, but also the rich maturation of the country. Divergent expansions acquired from Spain crept the Philippines away from what was a simple and allusive land, to a civilized and erudite realm. Yes, suppression was at its peak back then too, everyone knows it. And most of the time, it’s kind...

    Colonialism, Filipino language, Filipino people 2103  Words | 6  Pages

  • Spanish Language in the Philippines

    The Philippines had become a Spanish territory for 333 years and during the colonial period, the country was introduced to religion, culture and language of the Spaniards, and when the Spanish rule ended, the Filipinos founded deeply ingrained in them the mark of Hispanization. In the pre-Hispanic times in the Philippines, a language common to the archipelago of the Philippines did not exist and there was no single language that can be understood by more than 37% of the population. The largest...

    English language, Filipino language, Manila 1072  Words | 2  Pages

  • Philippine Literacy in the Pre-Spanish Era - Position Paper

    Philippine Literacy in the Pre-Spanish Era I. What is literacy? A. Literacy is defined by the society today. 1. Literacy is a person’s ability to speak and write. 2. Literacy is closely intertwined to English by today’s society. B. Literacy in the form of functional and basic skills. 1. Basic literacy is founded through the ability to speak and write. ...

    English language, Filipino language, Literacy 993  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Economy

    Competitiveness of Philippines in global map From WEF “Global Competitiveness report 2012-13”, key performance indices of Philippines in a global scale is analyzed below: [pic] 0.5% of world-wide GDP share implies Philippines is really an insignificant player in world economy in terms of economic output, and 95 millions population, about 1.5% of ~7 billion world population, means current productivity level is only one third of world average. This is a typical characteristic of developing Asian...

    Foreign direct investment, High school, Investment 1509  Words | 5  Pages

  • Philippine Economy

    TERM PAPER IN MICROECONOMICS BY: MA. DAYANARA P. MANAIG TO: PROFESSOR JOYCE COLCOL Economy of the Philippines The Philippines is a developing country in South-East Asia. In 2004, it was ranked as the 24th largest economy by the World Bank according to purchasing power parity. The Philippines is one of the newly industrializing countries in the world. Important sectors of the Philippine economy include agriculture and industry, particularly food processing, textiles and garments, and electronics...

    Economic growth, Economics, Economy of the Philippines 1813  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Philippine Legislature from Spanish Roots

    The Philippine Legislature from Spanish Roots Pre- Spanish Roots Pre-Spanish Philippines was composed of barangay societies scattered throughout the archipelago. These villages were located along the seashores or along riverbanks, close to the resources of food supply. The Spanish Regime By the time the Spaniards reached the Philippines in 1521, some of the barangays, such as those Cebu and Manila, had formed federations. By 1571, the Spaniards settled in Cebu and Manila and placed the...

    Congress of the Philippines, Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language 979  Words | 4  Pages

  • Pre Spanish Era

    The Filipinos lived in settlements called barangays before the colonization of the Philippines by the Spaniards. As the unit of government, a barangay consisted from 30 to 100 families. It was headed by a datu and was independent from the other groups. (The Tagalog word barangay came from the Malay word balangay, a boat that transported them to the islands.) Usually, several barangays settled near each other to help one another in case of war or any emergency. The position of datu was passed...

    Banaue Rice Terraces, History of the Philippines, Islam 1411  Words | 5  Pages

  • Resettlement Patterns in Spanish Colonialm System in the Philippines

    islands of the Philippines. The rediscovery of our country by Magellan on March 17, 1521, marks a new age in our history. After this discovery, Spain sent various expeditions for the conquest and colonization of our country, namely the Loaisa expedition (1525), the Cabot expedition (1526), the Saavedra expedition (1527), the Villalobos expedition (1542), and the Legazpi expedition (1564). It was the Legazpi expedition which succeeded in colonizing our country and establishing Spanish rule. Spain had...

    Colonialism, Encomienda, Filipino people 2440  Words | 7  Pages

  • History of the Spanish Language in the Philippines

    "Prior to the Spanish colonization of 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...

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

  • Philippines During Different Periods of Colonization

    Areas of contribution |Spanish Period |American Period |Japanese Period | | |Education |The education during this |The American introduces the public |To gain the sympathy of the | | |period is not that good. But |school system. And the American |Filipinos, the Japanese military | | |it has, and most of the...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino mestizo 1001  Words | 5  Pages

  • Philippine History

    A Brief History of the Philippines from a Filipino Perspective Pre-Colonial Period The oldest human fossil remains are found in Palawan, on the western fringe of the archipelago. These remains are about 30,000 years old, suggesting that the first human migrations to the islands took palce during the last Ice Age, when land bridiges connected the archipelago to mainland Asia and Borneo. The islands were eventually inhabited by different groups that developed domestic trade linkages. The archaelogical...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos 1548  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Spanish Colonization in the Philippines

    THE SPANISH COLONIZATION IN THE PHILIPPINES The Philippines was very lucky because our country was rich in natural resources. And that is the reason why many foreign countries had colonized our country. Spain is one of the foreign countries that colonized our country for more than three hundred years. They are the reason why Filipinos experienced suffered, hardship, persecution etc. during their colonization. But the Spanish had also...

    Colonialism, Filipino language, Filipino people 757  Words | 3  Pages

  • Pre-spanish

    As I’ve read the pre-Spanish era given by Mr.Ralph, there are a lot of things I’ve learned, things that recalled me about the history of the Philippines and the situation we had in the arms of the Spaniards. First, when it comes to the people who were involved in the whole history about our country, many of them exert their efforts and their ideas on how things are possible and how it can work. Different places also contributed their ideas to the development of the history by observations that...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino people 979  Words | 3  Pages

  • Report on Philippine Education during Spanish Era

    EDUCATION DURING THE  SPANISH ERA Prepared by: Patricia Dela Rosa When the Spanish first arrived in the Philippines, education of the indigenous people was mainly viewed as the duty of religious organizations The Friars establish parochial schools linked with Churches to teach catechism to the natives. Education was manage, supervised, and controlled by the friars. The Spanish missionaries aim to control of the Filipinos, body and soul. The curriculum then consisted of the three R’s:...

    College, Education, Madrasah 560  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines' Colonization

    Philippines’ Colonization Maurice Deborah S. Tolentino English PACE 1132 July 17, 2013 ...

    Colonialism, Emilio Aguinaldo, Manila 1002  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Philippines of Rizal s Time

    The Philippines of Rizal’s Time Instability of Colonial Administration •The instability of Spanish politics since the turbulent reign of King Ferdinand VII (1808-1833) marked the beginning of political chaos in Spain. •The Spanish government underwent frequent changes owing to bitter struggles between the forces of despotism and liberalism and the explosions of the Carlist Wars. •Adversely affected Philippine affairs because it brought about frequent periodic shifts in colonial policies and a periodic...

    Madrid, Philippines, Prime Minister of Spain 963  Words | 13  Pages

  • Philippines and Rizal S Time

    Rizal Topic: The World and The Philippines in Rizal’s Time Instructor: Mrs. Gemma B. Somera Reporters: Flordeliza Ancheta Elda Galleta Jenalyn Josue Julius Jaramilla Sally Jean Domenden Course/Year: BEED III THE WORLD AND THE PHILIPPINES IN RIZAL’S TIME 19th Century - Rizal was born and raised in a period of massive changes in Europe, Spain and the Philippines. - During this era, the glory and power...

    José Burgos, Manila, Mariano Gómez 1370  Words | 5  Pages

  • Pre-Spanish Philippines

    PRE-SPANISH PHILIPPINES It is believed that the first inhabitants of the Philippines arrived over 300,000 years ago. It is commonly thought that they migrated over a land bridge, which existed at that time, from the Asian mainland. The next known inhabitation is when the Negrito or Aeta arrived in the islands around 25,000 years ago. However, they were driven back by several waves of immigrants from Indonesia, only to be followed by the maritime peoples of the Malayan islands. Although there...

    Anno Domini, Asia, Banaue Rice Terraces 668  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Philippine Administrative System

    The Philippine Administrative System When talking about Philippine Administrative System, first thing that comes to mind is about the government and its political divisions in the country. It is about the nations’s political hierarchy such as the central government, provinces, municipalities and barangay. However, these divisions and subdivisions can be attributed to our past history. It is not a plant that simply blooms from nowhere. The Philippine Administrative System is dynamic, shaped and evolved...

    Colonialism, Emilio Aguinaldo, Ferdinand Marcos 1723  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Philippine Economy

    The Economy of the Philippines is the 43rd largest in the world; according to 2011 World Bank statistics and it is also one of the emerging markets in the world; according to the CIA Fact book, the estimated 2011 GDP (purchasing power parity) was 391.1 billion. Goldman Sachs estimates that by the year 2050, it will be the 14th largest economy in the world; Goldman Sachs also included the Philippines in its list of the Next Eleven economies. HSBC projects the Philippine economy to become the 16th...

    Asia, Corazon Aquino, Economy of the Philippines 1683  Words | 5  Pages

  • Religions in the Philippines

    Main Religions in the Philippines [1] History + distrbution Roman Catholic 80.9%, Muslim 5%, Evangelical 2.8%, Iglesia ni Kristo 2.3%, Aglipayan 2%, other Christian 4.5%, other 1.8%, unspecified 0.6%, none 0.1% (2000 census) The Philippines is a predominantly Christian nation on account of 300 years of Spanish rule. It is estimated that 81% of the population is Roman Catholic. In the south on the large island of Mindanao, many are adherents of Islam. Filipino Muslims make up about five...

    Christianity, Gregorio Aglipay, Iglesia ni Cristo 1265  Words | 5  Pages

  • Philippine Literature

    Brief History of Philippine Literature in English I.                    Pre-Colonial Period -          Consisted of early Filipino literature passed down orally; oral pieces have a communal authorship – it was difficult to trace the original author of the piece since oral literature did not focus on ownership or copyright, rather on the act of storytelling itself; -          Many oral pieces became lost in the wave of the new literary influence brought about by the Spanish colonization; however...

    Colonialism, Filipino people, Literature 1237  Words | 5  Pages

  • Pre-Hispanic Culture of the Philippines

    Philipine Culture During Pre-Hispanic Period PRE-HISPANIC CULTURE • Before the Spaniards came into the Philippines there were existing culture of the Filipinos which were not distinguished by most of the filipinos especially for the new born filipino citizens. The Filipinos lived in settlements called barangays before the colonization of the Philippines by the Spaniards. As the unit of government, a barangay consisted from 30 to 100 families. It was headed by a datu and was independent from...

    Barong Tagalog, Batangas, Filipino language 1061  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Impact of Globalization in Philippine Economy

    THE IMPACT OF GLOBALIZATION IN PHILIPPINE ECONOMY To understand the impact of the global economy to Philippines’ economic life, an understanding of its past must be considered. In the Thomas White’s document on the Philippines’ Country Profile (2010), it described the country as “an economic vassal to the world superpower… (owing) to long years of American occupation” (p.6). After “the Treaty of Paris granted the Philippines to the Americans“(White, 2010, p.4), the new colonial master took over...

    Corazon Aquino, Economics, Economy of the Philippines 1252  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine History

    Philippine History I. Was the discovery of the Philippines by Spain beneficial to the country? March 17, 1521, Ferdinand Magellan accidentally discovered the Philippines while on his quest of finding the Spice Island. With that, a lot had happened. Until April 1521, Magellan was killed by Lapu-Lapu in Mactan, Cebu. Some of the Spaniards who survived in the battle returned to Spain. Later, years passed, the Philippines had been colonized by Spain for 333 years (1565-1898). Philippines was easily...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Ferdinand Magellan, Filipino people 1052  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine History Matrix

    PERIOD | Education | Economy | Social Class | Religion | Literature | Politics | Pre-Colonial | • Education was taught on houses by parents.• Form of writing was called “Alibata” | • One of the main focuses was trading.• Another form of income are lumbering, mining, and crafting. | • Maharlikas• Datu• Alipin or Slaves | • Form of religion was Animism | • They already had poems and they can write.• Poems were written on clays. | • A barangay was ruled by a Datu. | Spanish | • Education that was...

    Corazon Aquino, Elpidio Quirino, Ferdinand Marcos 866  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Spanish Economy- Going Under

    Data Plots Spain experienced a ‘booming’ economy from 1990 to 2007, when growth declined and dipped into negative growth in 2008. It has remained stagnant ever since. Unemployment in Spain has been relatively high constantly, but it peaked in 1994 and again 2008 onwards. It still has not stopped rising. Spain had high inflation in the early 90s, but from 1996 onwards in stayed between 2.5% and 4.5%. From 2008 – at present Spain has had very low inflation, which is expected with high unemployment...

    Economics, Economy, Great Depression 1752  Words | 5  Pages

  • Spanish , American and Japanese Era in the Philippines

    Philippine History During the Japanese Occupation On December 8, 1941, the Japanese invades the Philippines hours after bombing Pear Harbor in Hawaii. While the forces of Gen. Douglas MacArthur retreated to Bataan, the Commonwealth government of President Quezon moved to Corregidor Island. Manila was declared an open city to prevent further destruction. After the fall of Bataan on April 9, 1942 and Corregidor, In March 1942, MacArthur & Quezon fled the country and by invitation of President Roosevelt...

    Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo 1254  Words | 4  Pages

  • philippine history

    The history of the Philippines can be divided into four distinct phases: the pre-Spanish period (before 1521); the Spanish period (1521-1898); the American period (1898-1946); and the post-independence period (1946-present). Pre-Spanish Period The first people in the Philippines, the Negritos, are believed to have come to the islands 30,000 years ago from Borneo and Sumatra, making their way across then-existing land bridges. According to popular belief, Malays subsequently came from the south...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos 1766  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Philippines Under the Spanish Colonial Regime

    The Philippines under the Spanish colonial regime (Part I) Taxation Power of the state to impose and collect revenue for public purpose to promote the welfare of the people of a particular society 8 reales at first, then 10 reales in 1589, then 12 reales in 1851. Abolished in 1884 but replaced by a personal cedula tax based on the yearly income of the taxpayer. All citizens above 18 are required to pay the new tax. While the rational of taxation was premised on the support of public welfare...

    Filipino people, International trade, Manila 1721  Words | 6  Pages

  • System of Government in the Philippines During..

    SPANISH PERIOD During the Spanish colonization in the Philippines, the government was composed of two branches, the executive and the judicial. There was no legislative branch on that time since the laws of the islands were coming from Spain. The only laws created in the Philippines are those who were ordered by the Governor General. The government on that time was lead by the Governor General. He was considered as the representative of Spain and the King himself. He is the highest officer in...

    Elpidio Quirino, Luzon, Manila 2220  Words | 6  Pages

  • Philippine Literature

    Philippine Literature PRE-SPANISH PERIOD Long before the Spaniards and other foreigners landed on Philippine shores, our fore fathers already had their own literature stamped in the history of our race. Whatever record our ancestors left were either burned by the Spanish friars in the belief that they were works of the devil or were written on materials easily perished, like the barks of trees, dried leaves and bamboo cylinders. Other records that remained showed folk songs that proved existence...

    Ferdinand Magellan, Filipino language, History of the Philippines 1612  Words | 7  Pages

  • Pre-Spanish Period in the Philippines

    Pre-Spanish Period The first people in the Philippines, the Negritos, are believed to have come to the islands 30,000 years ago from Borneo and Sumatra, making their way across then-existing land bridges. Subsequently, Malays came from the south in successive waves, the earliest by land bridges and later in boats by sea. The Malays settled in scattered communities, named barangays after the large outrigger boats in which they arrived, and ruled by chieftains known as datus. Chinese merchants and...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Ferdinand Magellan, Literature 610  Words | 2  Pages

  • History of Philippines

    The history of the Philippines is believed to have begun with the arrival of the first humans using rafts or primitive boats, at least 67,000 years ago as the 2007 discovery of Callao Man showed.[1] The first recorded visit from the West is the arrival of Ferdinand Magellan, who sighted the island of Samar Island on March 16, 1521 and landed on Homonhon Island (now part of Guiuan, Eastern Samar province) the next day. Homonhon Island is southeast of Samar Island.[2] Before Magellan arrived, Negrito...

    Eastern Visayas, Ferdinand Magellan, Ferdinand Marcos 1055  Words | 3  Pages

  • Islamization of the Philippines

    Islamization of the Philippines Contrary to the methods of Spanish conquistadors who handled colonization at swordpoint, the introduction of Islam to pre-colonial Philippines and to the rest of Southeast Asia was generally achieved with minimal bloodshed. By marrying into the rich and ruling class, Muslim traders, teachers and missionaries facilitated the spread of Islam as they travelled to Java, Sumatra, Jahore, Malacca, Borneo and other nearby islands to conduct their mission. By the 13th...

    Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, Congress of the Philippines, Indonesia 1378  Words | 5  Pages

  • Spanish Era

     Philippine Literature in the Spanish Colonial Period The Spanish colonizers wanted to undermine the native oral tradition by substituting for it the story of the Passion of Christ. However, the native tradition survived and even flourished in areas inaccessible to the Spaniards. Also, the Spaniards were late in instituting a public educational system, which contributed to the survival of the existing folk literature.  The church authorities adopted a policy of spreading the Church doctrines...

    French language, Language, Latin alphabet 1061  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Flag of Philippines There are three fields on the Philippine flag. The white equilateral triangle is on the hoist side, a band of blue at the top, and a band of red at the bottom. An eight rayed yellow sun at the center of the triangle. A small five pointed star is located at each corner of the triangle. General Emilio Aguinaldo, who the first President of the Philippines and a leader in the revolution against Spanish rule for Philippine, designed the Philippine flag. He did this while in exile...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Luzon, Manila 2038  Words | 7  Pages

  • History of Philippines

    The History of the Philippines  The archipelago of the Philippine is made up of over 7,100 islands and lies off the south coast of Taiwan and its Southeastern neighbors, Malaysia and Indonesia (Kittler & Sucher, 2000). The nation is surrounded by the South China Sea on the west and by the Pacific Ocean on the east. The Filipinos are descendants of migrants from Southeast Asia such as Indonesia and Malaysia who came to the islands in successive waves over many centuries and largely displaced...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos 2505  Words | 7  Pages

  • SUMMARY OF THE PHILIPPINES LITERATURE D

    INTRODUCTION How the Spaniard influence Philippines literature. What are the changes made by the Spaniard to the Filipino tradition. How Spaniard change Filipinos life. Why did the Spanish friars burned down our ancestor records. What are the books printed during the Spaniard time SUMMARY OF PRE-SPANISH PERIOD The Pre Spanish Period The variety and abundance of Philippine literature evolved even before the colonial periods. Some parts of the Philippine literature are influenced by some Asian...

    Epic poetry, Fairy tale, Filipino language 1390  Words | 7  Pages

  • Historical Perspective: Philippines Educational System

    Philippine Educational System: Historical Perspective | | The present educational system of the Philippines is the result of a long process of educational evolution.  A.     Pre-Spanish Period During the pre-Spanish period, education was informal. It means that there was no overruling agency that governs the educational system.         The child is taught at home by the parents or by some tribal tutor.        The practice of  apprenticeship, whereby a person usually learns some occupational...

    Education, Gymnasium, Higher education 773  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Insurrection

    “Imperialism in America” For a brief period of time, America became the exact thing it once strived to defeat: an imperialist.  The moment the Treaty of Paris was signed on February 6, 1899, America became an imperialist.  America was divided on the issue of imperialism.  Some said that imperialism was wrong because it was against everything our nation was founded upon.  Others saw imperialism as a chance to exploit people and land to earn power and prestige.  The following paragraphs will explore...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people, Katipunan 828  Words | 3  Pages

  • Salient Points in Philippine History That Influenced Education

    What are the salient points in Philippine history that shaped the nations modern education? Philippines history has the greatest influence in shaping our nations modern education. Philippine history accounts for the use of “Filipino” which has been questioned in itself by critics who claims that the term FILIPINO is in honor to one of their kings,our oppressor ,King Philippe II of Spain. The irony of it was within the term “Filipino” we were called “INDIOS”, (what a way to honor their king) Trading...

    Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo 1360  Words | 4  Pages

  • Integration of Spanish Empire

    Spanish colonization The invasion of the Filipinos by Spain did not begin in earnest until 1564, when another expedition from New Spain, commanded by Miguel López de Legaspi, arrived. Permanent Spanish settlement was not established until 1565 when an expedition led by Miguel López de Legazpi, the first Governor-General of the Philippines, arrived in Cebu from New Spain. Spanish leadership was soon established over many small independent communities that previously had known no central rule. Six...

    Colonialism, Ferdinand Magellan, Manila 2517  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Philippine Currency Evolution

    During the Spanish occupation, when they came here in the Philippines in 1521 they brought with them the first European coin called teston. Also it is the first silver coin. When the Galleon trade exercised the earliest coins during the Spanish colonization was the Macuqinas or the cobs. It has a irregular, oddly-shaped coins stamped with a cross on the other side side and a royal coat of armson the other. These coins circulated over 183 years from 1585 to 1768. During the reign...

    Coin, Currency, Emilio Aguinaldo 751  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Importance of History in Human Resource Management (Philippines Setting)

    History is defined by the Oxford Dictionary of Current English as “a continuous record of events.” As such, a country’s history encapsulates all that has happened in the country, and between it and other countries. A country, at a particular point in time, is thus the result of its history. Understanding a country’s history is fundamental to understanding the country and its people. In addition to shaping cultural values, history also shapes more spontaneous behavior. International managers...

    Collective bargaining, Emilio Aguinaldo, Labour movement 2039  Words | 7  Pages

  • Events of the Philippine Island

    Chapter 8 of Antonio de Morga's "Events of the Philippines Islands" with the Rizal annotation. Then take one section of Chapter 8 which talks about precolonial cultures and IN YOUR OWN WORDS, discuss its significance and use to our present-day ideas of culture, history, and identify. Jose Rizal’s annotation of Antonio Morga's "Historical Events of the Philippine’s Islands". “Rizal had a burning desire to know exactly the conditions of the Philippines when the Spaniards came ashore to the islands...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people 1149  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Philippines Under Spanish Rule

    The Philippines Under Spanish Rule (1600s – 1800s) Political Changes As a crown colony, the Philippines was administered by the Council of the Indies. Even so, the Spanish officials in the Philippines were appointed by the King of Spain, who issued Royal orders and decrees dealing with the proper administration of the colony. In 1863, the Philippines, as a colony, was placed under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of the Colonies or Overseas Ministry (Ministerio de Ultramar). In order to...

    Democracy, Governor, Mayor 1269  Words | 4  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

  • Information Index in Philippine History

    Information Index On The Malolos Republic The Issue on Religion The Philippine Revolution The Filipino-American Animosity The Philippines under the American Rule The Revolution Continued with the Coming of the Americans ___________________________________________________ A Requirement for Midterm Period _______________________________________ Submitted to: Mr. Rowel L. Otero ______________________________ ...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people 1631  Words | 7  Pages

  • Bureaucracy in the Philippines - Book Review

    Book Review The Bureaucracy in the Philippines Dr. Onofre D. Corpuz ------------------------------------------------- Institute of Public Administration: University of the Philippines, 1957. 268 pp. This book is about the administrative history of the bureaucracy in the Philippines. It spans from the 1560’s when Spain undertook to administer the affairs of the natives of the archipelago to the 1950’s when the Filipinos assumed the responsibility of self-government. The author presented...

    Bureaucracy, Civil service, Filipino language 1620  Words | 5  Pages

  • Nationalism: Philippine Revolution

    1800s Philippines that came as a consequence of more than three centuries of Spanish rule. This served as the backbone of the first nationalist revolution in Asia, the Philippine Revolution of 1896,[1] and continues up to this day. These nationalistic sentiments have led to a wide-ranging campaign for political, social, and economical freedom in the Philippines. -patriotic sentiments and nationalistic ideals in the Philippines in 19th century. -a result of more than two centuries of Spanish rule...

    José Rizal, Katipunan, Manila 1639  Words | 6  Pages

  • Philippine Government

    :March 20, 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...

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

  • Philippines History

    Philippines History The metatarsal of Callao Man is reported to have been reliably dated by uranium-series dating to 67,000 years ago[16] thereby replacing the Tabon Man of Palawan, carbon-dated to around 24,000 years ago[17][18] as the oldest human remains found in the archipelago. Negritos were among the archipelago's earliest inhabitants but their appearance in the Philippines has not been reliably dated.[19] There are several opposing theories regarding the origins of ancient Filipinos. F. Landa...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos 1521  Words | 4  Pages

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