• Philippine Literature
    Philippine literature is the literature associated with the Philippines and includes the legends of prehistory, and the colonial legacy of the Philippines. Most of the notable literature of the Philippines was written during the Spanish period and the first half of the 20th century in Spanish langu
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  • Philippine Literature
    PRE-SPANISH PERIOD HISTORICAL BACKGROUND Long time before the Spaniards and other foreigners landed onPhilippine shores, our forefathers already had their own literature stamped in the history of our race. Our ancient literature shows our customs and traditions in everyday life as tra
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  • Reflection in Philippine Literature
    Reflections After 7 years I continued my studies, I am excited on the first day of school, because for me this new test in my life, My first subject is “Philippine Literature in English (Phil. lit.)”, there was a lady entered in our classroom, I think she was also one of the students, but I'm
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  • Importance of Philippine Literature
    Importance of Philippine Literature The Philippine literature, it is important because by this we can preserve the literatures we have today. If no one would introduce or explain it to the up coming generations it would not exist in the next generation. We study literature so that we can better
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  • Philippine Literature
    Literature Under the Republic (1946-1985) The Japanese occupation leaves the Philippine economy in ruins and it seemed that massive foreign aid could rebuild it. With the life of the Filipinos hanging in the balance because of hunger, insecurity and terror. Many Filipinos resorted to collaborating
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  • The Evolution of Philippine Literature
    Though relatively young compared to other world literatures, Philippine literature has come a long way in evolving from the early forms of folklore literature to the contemporary literature we know today. The changing times and the cultural influences brought about by both the foreign and local peop
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  • The Relevance of Studying Philippine Literature in English
    As we have learned in Philippine history, apart from superior arms to subdue the true revolutionaries who waged a continuing war against colonial rule, the Americans used education, propagated the English language and lifestyle. In effect, this changed the milieu of literary production as the Englis
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  • Philippine Literature
    PHILIPPINE LITERATURE (TIMELINE) john harold bagay AB-Psychology Mrs. Medina Philippine Literature Philippine Literature is a diverse and rich group of works that has evolved side-by-side with the country’s history. Literature had started with fables and legends made by the...
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  • SHORT STORY (philippine literature)
    A short story is a brief work of literature, usually written in narrative prose. Emerging from earlier oral storytelling traditions in the 17th century, the short story has grown to encompass a body of work so diverse as to defy easy characterization. At its most prototypical the short...
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  • Colonial Period
    Cruz Carter 11-4-10 Colonial Period: Question Number One The reason why Puritans weren’t able to write more fiction during the colonial period was because they didn’t take the time for it. Early settlers were too busy writing history: they wanted their lives to be documented so later genera
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  • Early American and Colonial Period to 1776
    Early American and Colonial Period to 1776 American literature begins with the orally transmitted myths, legends, tales, and lyrics (always songs) of Indian cultures. There was no written literature among the more than 500 different Indian languages and tribal cultures that existed in North Ameri
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  • Philippine Literature
    Ironically, the greatest portion of Spanish literature by native Filipinos was written during the American commonwealth period, because the Spanish language was still predominant among the Filipino intellectuals. One of the country's major writers, Claro M. Recto, continued writing in Spanish until
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  • Development of Philippine Literature
    Pre-Spanish Period *with existence of schools called BOTHOAN (in Panay); teachers were priests, priestesses, judges; materials – documents, manuscripts, book of ritual and magic, genealogies, calendars, impt. Laws and records of notable events *Literary forms: sayings, lyrics, legends, epics
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    The existing literature of the Philippine ethnic groups at the time of conquest and conversion into Christianity was mainly oral, consisting of epics, legends, songs, riddles, and proverbs. The conquistador, especially its ecclesiastical arm, destroyed whatever written literature he...
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  • Post Colonial Period in Africa
    The postcolonial period dates from 1957 to today. Many African countries achieved formal independence during the 1960’s In this post-colonial period, the majority of African states operate under some form of Presidential rule. Only a few of the states were able to maintain democratic governmen
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  • Colonial Period
    Part I: Textbook Chapter I: New World Beginnings Identify: Christopher Columbus: Christopher Columbus was the founder of the “Americas” and brought new land to Europe’s attention. He was an explorer, colonizer and navigator. He inspired the exploration of other lands throughout the Atlant
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  • Pre Colonial
    The Philippine Commonwealth (by law: Commonwealth of the Philippines) was the name of the Philippines from 1935 to 1946 when it was still controlled by the United States. The Philippine Commonwealth was created by the Tydings-McDuffie Act, which was approved by the U.S. Congress in 1934. When
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  • Committee on the Reform of the Philippine Educational System
    Republic of the Philippines Laguna State Polytechnic University Santa Cruz Campus Graduate Studies and Applied Research A RESEARCH PAPER Presented to MARIO C. PASION, Ed.D., Ffp LAGUNA STATE POLYTECHNIC UNIVERSITY Sta. Cruz Main Campus In Partial Fulfillment Of the Requireme
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  • The Influence of Puritanism on American Literature
    The Puritans and PuritanismMost of the early settlers were Puritans, a group of serious, religious people who advocated strict religious and moral principles. * They wanted to purify the English Church and to restore church worship to the "pure and unspotted" condition of its earlier days. * The
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  • Colonial Synthesis in-Class Essay
    Colonial Synthesis In-Class Essay The literature of the Colonial Period has left a positive mark upon American culture. The connotations of the literature are sometimes hypocritical, and are often contradictory to other works at the time. As a result, the messages conveyed through writing have not
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