"Poetry Of Emilio Jacinto During Spanish Period" Essays and Research Papers

  • Poetry Of Emilio Jacinto During Spanish Period

     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

  • Spanish Period

    Spanish Period The Spanish Period (1565-1898) was believed to have started during the time of Miguel Lopez de Legazpi, the first Governor-General in the Philippines. He was responsible for establishing peace with various indigenous tribes. During his time, many changes happened to the Filipinos. Literature, religion, lifestyles, societal classes and the like was taken into the Philippines. Regarding Philippine literature, the Spaniards have exerted a strong influence using their own literature...

    Filipino language, Ilokano language, Luzon 1130  Words | 4  Pages

  • Spanish Period

    SPANISH COLONY Under Spanish rule there were established in these islands a system of primary schools. The Spanish regulations provided that there should be one male and one female primary school-teacher for each 5,000 inhabitants. It is clearly shown in the report of the first Philippine Commission that even this inadequate provision was never carried out. They say: “Taking the entire population at 8,000,000, we find that there is but one teacher to each 4,179 inhabitants.” There were no schoolhouses...

    History of the Philippines, Manila, Manila galleon 1691  Words | 5  Pages

  • Filipinos of Spanish Descent and Father Zamora

    On the dreadful day February 17, 1872, three Filipino priests, Fathers Mariano Gomez, Jose Burgos and Jacinto Zamora commonly referred to as the GOMBURZA, faced death at the garrote at the influx of their innocence and at the plenitude of their conscience. As described by revolutionist Emilio Jacinto in his poem, "Gomez, Burgos, Zamora" it was a day of degradation and wretchedness. Jacinto further affirms that these three priests knew how to die for their beloved country. The three martyr priests...

    Filipinos of Spanish descent, Gomburza, Jacinto Zamora 983  Words | 3  Pages

  • Period of Enlightenment

    Chapter 4: The Period of Enlightenment (1872-1898) Historical Background After 300 years of passivity under Spanish rule, the Filipino spirit reawakened when the 3 priests Gomez, Burgos and Zamora were guillotined without sufficient evidence of guilt. This occurred on the 17th of February. This was buttressed with the spirit of liberalism when the Philippines opened its doors to world trade and with the coming of a liberal leader in the person of Governor Carlos Maria de la Torre. The...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people 1401  Words | 6  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

  • 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

  • Literature: Spanish Language

    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 language. Philippine literature is written inSpanish, English, Tagalog, and/or other native Philippine languages. ------------------------------------------------- Classical literature in Spanish (19th Century) On December 1, 1846, La Esperanza, the first daily newspaper, was published in the country. Other...

    English language, Literature, Manila 924  Words | 3  Pages

  • Literary Period

    Literary Period American Period 1898 - 1945   Philippine literature during the American rule was influenced by two factors, first of which is, education. With the Americans providing free education, many were given the chance to study and English was used as the language of instruction. Unlike the Spanish, the foreigners were willing to teach their language to the Filipinos. Free education served as the stepping stone for others to improve their social status. Early literary works in...

    Fiction, Filipino women writers, Filipino writers 968  Words | 3  Pages

  • Literature During The Early Period Footnote To Youth Summary

    Literature During the Early Period (1900-1930) The twentieth century ushered in the development of Filipino literature in English. Weeks after the capitulation of Manila, the U.S. Military Government was set up and, almost seven schools were re-opened as a necessary strategy to promote the pacification of the Philippines and the dissemination of common culture. English was first taught merely as a subject because the Spanish system of education then existing in the Philippines was allowed to continue...

    American literature, English studies, Filipino people 842  Words | 2  Pages

  • English Poetry During Chaucer's Age

    CHAUCER Chaucer the father of English poetry, lived in the Middle English period. It is convenient to divide chaucer’s literary output into 3 stages. The French period: in the first phase as a writer, Chaucer leaned heavily on French sources and French forms. This is evident in “ The Book of the Dichess”, poem on the death of the wife of john of gaunt, and again in a translation of a fench verse romance, “The Romaunt of the Rose”. Both poems belong to an established convention: the dream vision...

    Geoffrey Chaucer, Knights of the Round Table, Middle Ages 908  Words | 3  Pages

  • During The Period Between 1450

    During the period between 1450-1750, Western Europe has gone through various religious upheavals and drastic changes. Some of these changes have led to conflict, often bloody, and subsequently shifts of power within the West. In contrast, some of these changes have also led to the technological advancement of the West and the eventual world dominance of Western Europeans in economics, politics, and innovation. These revolutionary changes and eras include the Renaissance, Protestant Reformation,...

    Bishop, Catholic Church, Christianity 1050  Words | 2  Pages

  • socio anthro Philippine Education during pre spanish

    PANGASINAN STATE UNIVERSITY GRADUATE SCHOOL Urdaneta 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...

    Education, Filipino language, Filipino people 806  Words | 4  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

  • Philippine Literature In The Spanish Colonial Period

    Philippine Literature in the Spanish Colonial Period FRANCIS C. MACANSANTOS PRISCILLA S. MACANSANTOS        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 could find, and hence rendered the system of writing inoperable. Among the only native systems of writing that...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Filipino women writers, Katipunan 3911  Words | 3  Pages

  • PERIOD

    PERIOD FEATURES REMARKABLE CHANGES PRE-SPANISH PERIOD Do not have an organized system of education as we have now. They followed their code of laws “the Code of Kalantiao and Maragtas. Ideas and facts were acquired through suggestion, observation, example and imitation. The youngsters learned by experienced and the learned more in occupational. The inhabitants were civilized people, possessing their system of writing, laws and moral standards in a well-organized system of government...

    College, Curriculum, Education 573  Words | 4  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

  • Poetry

    English Poetry Explication April 9 2014 Biography Sir Walter Raleigh (1552-1618) was called a “silver poet of his time because of the way he did not conform to the poet writing style of the Renaissance era. He became fairly popular with Queen Elizabeth I and was knighted in 1585. But he fell out of her good graces when he secretly married ladies without her permission. The queen locked him in the Tower of London for some time, and while he was locked up he was writing poetry. He was ultimately...

    Carpe diem, Christopher Marlowe, Elizabeth I of England 779  Words | 3  Pages

  • Representations of Romantic Love in Poetry Across the Periods

    Romantic love has been the subject of endless contemplation for poets of all periods. Intangible and complex, love is the highest manifestation of humanity. No topic in poetry has received more attention than romantic love. Conversely, the ultimate expression of love is through poetry. In each poetic period, the representation of romantic love has been informed by the social and cultural values of the time. Thus, across time, attitudes towards romantic love have shifted with changing values and beliefs...

    Iambic pentameter, John Donne, Love 1487  Words | 4  Pages

  • Pre-Spanish Philippines

     Philippine literature in Spanish Period. Spanish occupied Philippinesin early 15th century. The First Filipino alphabet is Alibata – when Spanish colonized Philippinesthey changed alibatas into Roman alphabet. Spanish banned the used of Alibata because they believed that it is a work of evil. So Spanish fully introduced the Spanish literary language using many Spanish terms. The European literature was brought by the Spaniards and are assimilated in Filipino song and indigeneous themes. The...

    Colonialism, Filipino language, José Rizal 268  Words | 2  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

  • 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

  • Women in Spanish America During the Colonization

    Women in Spanish America during the colonization: The perception of inequality was evident in the colonial Spanish America, man belief that women were lacked in capacity to reason as soundly as men. A normal day for European women in the new world was generally characterized by male domination, for example marriage was arranged by the fathers, women never go out except to go church, women didn't have the right to express their opinions about politic or society issues. Subsequent to all these bad...

    Europe, European Union, Latin America 1001  Words | 3  Pages

  • Rizal and Other Heroes

    SUMMARY: RIZAL AND THE OTHER HEROES: José Rizal was a Filipino polymath, nationalist and the most prominent advocate for reforms in the Philippines during the Spanish colonial era and its eventual independence from Spain. He is considered a national hero and the anniversary of Rizal's death is commemorated as a Philippine holiday called Rizal Day. Rizal's 1896 military trial and execution made him a martyr of the Philippine Revolution. He is the seventh of eleven children born to a middle class...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Apolinario Mabini, Emilio Aguinaldo 915  Words | 3  Pages

  • The German Army During the Interwar Period

    questions in military history is how was the German Army able to decisively defeat a numerically equivalent Allied Army in France during May and June 1940? One of the primary reasons for Germany’s success was their innovation in armored warfare, particularly at the tactical and operational levels during the interwar period. The study of the German Army during a period of prolonged peace and constrained resources reveals that one of the most important qualities that a military should possess to innovate...

    German General Staff, League of Nations, Military 983  Words | 3  Pages

  • Poetry and Philippine Literature

    the lineal villages along riverbanks and see coasts - The Families during meal time made the Bugtong an affectionate game and learning process - Heart of a riddle: metaphor ( linking 2 unrelated images both found in riddles) - Relationship = VISION / A WAY OF SEEING - TALINGHAGA = METAPHOR Proverb/ Salawikain (rhyme & wisdom) Added = Performed through poems (poetry form) Tanaga – Proverbs with monorhyming – strength/ pain Ambahan – Chanted...

    Colonial history of the United States, Colonialism, Filipino people 1021  Words | 6  Pages

  • Propaganda: Spanish Language and History Spanish Sovereignty

    representation in the Spanish Cortes. * Filipinization of the parishes * Granting of individual liberties to Filipinos such as: * Freedom of Speech * Freedom of the press * Freedom of assembly * Freedom to petition for grievances Chapter I THE PHILIPPINE BACKGROUND a. Early History Spanish sovereignty, first brought to the Philippines by Magellan in 1521, was firmly establish by Miguel Lopez de Legaspi when he founded the first permanent Spanish settlement on...

    Cavite, Cuba, Manila 1559  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Spanish Inquisition

    The Spanish Inquisition was a controversial time primarily during the 15th century. However, it kept reoccurring during other parts of history rather than only in the 15th century. There were many different methods used in which non-Christians would be tortured. Sometimes, the wrong people would be tortured if they believed that the person they were torturing really wasn’t Christian. The torturing of people because of their religion is what makes the Spanish Inquisition such a disturbing and...

    Inquisition, Medieval Inquisition, Philip II of Spain 868  Words | 3  Pages

  • poetry

    English literature, but poetry and politics preoccupied him more than anything else. Progressive Writers' Movement (PWM), Faiz was an avowed Marxist-communist, long associated member of Russian-backed Communist Party and was a recipient of Lenin Peace Prize by the Soviet Union in 1962. Despite being repeatedly accused of atheism by the political and military establishment, Faiz's poetry was like flowing water making its way straight to the heart of readers. For writing poetry that always antagonizes...

    Bangladesh, Bengal, East Pakistan 1557  Words | 5  Pages

  • Literature and Poetry

    commonly classified as having two major forms—fiction and non-fiction—and two major techniques—poetry and prose. Literature may consist of texts based on factual information (journalistic or non-fiction), a category that may also include polemical works, biographies, and reflective essays, or it may consist of texts based on imagination (such as fiction, poetry, or drama). Literature written in poetry emphasizes the aesthetic and rhythmic qualities of language—such as sound, symbolism, and metre—to...

    Drama, Epic of Gilgamesh, Epic poetry 1847  Words | 6  Pages

  • Primark's Business Strategy During the Period of

    good customer service since it was started. INTRODUCTION Even though Primark has a long history and strategies, we briefly explain here about the strategies of Primark in the period of 2007, 2008 and 2009. Primark has own brand items also. Here we discuss about clothing retail of the Primark during the certain period even though it has many kinds of businesses. STRATEGIES IN BUSINESS Growth of Primark: Position and Profit: In 2008, Primark cemented its place as 2nd largest clothing retailers...

    1913, 1917, 1918 740  Words | 3  Pages

  • Literary Periods

    Periods of British Literature: 450-1066: Old English (or Anglo-Saxon) Period 1066-1500: Middle English Period 1500-1660: The Renaissance 1558-1603: Elizabethan Age 1603-1625: Jacobean Age 1625-1649: Caroline Age 1649-1660: Commonwealth Period (or Puritan Interregnum) 1660-1785: The Neoclassical Period 1660-1700: The Restoration 1700-1745: The Augustan Age (or Age of Pope) 1745-1785: The Age of Sensibility (or Age of Johnson) 1785-1830: The Romantic Period 1832-1901: The Victorian...

    Elizabeth I of England, England, English language 1799  Words | 5  Pages

  • Literature: a Tool for Philippine Liberation

    INTRODUCTION Literature reflects the culture of a nation. It can serve as a tool to express a feeling and emotion. Remember during the Spanish regime, Rizal exploited the functions of literature. His two novels, Noli Me Tangere and El Filibusterismo contained a lot of subversive themes that sparked the revolution and consequently the victory over the Spaniards. Literature is deeply rooted in the culture of a nation. Stories and poems reflect the local color of its origin. The poem "Stopping by...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Emilio Aguinaldo, José Rizal 1687  Words | 5  Pages

  • Reaction Paper of Andres Bonifacio and Emilio Aguinaldo

    Emilio Aguinaldo and Andres Bonifacio were friends. This is a fact glossed over in our history books like Historia:Pag-usbong, Pakikipag-tagpo at Pagbubuo by Prof. Raul Roland Sebastian and Dr. Amalia C. Rosales. Aguinaldo, a bachelor and the capitan municipal of Cavite El Viejo (now Kawit), was induced into the Katipunan, a secret revolutionary society founded by Bonifacio, the Katipunan Supremo. This was in March 1895, before Aguinaldo's twenty-sixth birthday (based on my report), in a house on...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Apolinario Mabini, Emilio Aguinaldo 2406  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

  • Japanese Period

    PHILIPPINE LITERATURE The Japanese Period (1941 – 1945) The Japanese occupation of the Philippines occurred between 1941 and 1945, when the Empire of Japan occupied the Commonwealth of the Philippines during World War II. The invasion of the Philippines started on December 8, 1941, ten hours after the attack on Pearl Harbor. As at Pearl Harbor, the American aircraft were severely damaged in the initial Japanese attack. Lacking air cover, the American Asiatic Fleet in the Philippines withdrew to...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino people 2220  Words | 7  Pages

  • Literary Forms in Related Literature

    Pre-Colonial Times        Owing to the works of our own archaeologists, ethnologists and anthropologists, we are able to know more and better judge information about our pre-colonial times set against a bulk of material about early Filipinos as recorded by Spanish, Chinese, Arabic and other chroniclers of the past.        Pre-colonial inhabitants of our islands showcase a rich past through their folk speeches, folk songs, folk narratives and indigenous rituals and mimetic dances that affirm our ties with our...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino people 2486  Words | 7  Pages

  • The Renaissance Period

    Introduction This easy seeks to evaluate the Renaissance period, and give a critical appraisal of the play King Lear during this period. Using a political and historical context and explore one verse of literature In England the renaissance was classified as the period which was named after the powerful English tutor Queen Elizabeth. The first who ruled great Britain for 45 years from 1558-1603.. In retrospect looking back from the perspective of the 20th century, the reign, of Elizabeth tends...

    Elizabeth I of England, Elizabethan era, English literature 1457  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Spanish period

    The Spanish period Spanish colonial motives were not, however, strictly commercial. The Spanish at first viewed the Philippines as a stepping-stone to the riches of the East Indies (Spice Islands), but, even after the Portuguese and Dutch had foreclosed that possibility, the Spanish still maintained their presence in the archipelago. Quick Facts Images Videos Audio quizzes Lists 1Other government offices and ministries are located in Quezon City and other Manila suburbs. 2Piso in Filipino; peso...

    Ferdinand Magellan, Luzon, Manila 502  Words | 2  Pages

  • Period of Enlightenment in the Philippines (1872)

    PERIOD OF ENLIGHTENMENT (1872-1898) Historical Background – The Filipino Spirit reawakened when the three priests Gomez, Burgos and Zamora were guillotined without sufficient evidence of guilt. This was buttressed with the spirit of liberalism when the Philippines opened its doors to the world trade and with the coming of liberal leader in the person of Governor Carlos Maria de la Torre. Propaganda Movement – This movement was spearheaded mostly by the intellectual mid-class like Jose Rizal, Marcelo...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people, José Rizal 2029  Words | 5  Pages

  • Role of Women during the Colonial Period

    The girls of the American colonies were educated in order to grow and become fitting wives. After a woman's homemaker education, she was ready for courtship. This took place at about 16 years of age. During this courtship, the woman did have full decision on which she was to marry. While it was ultimately up to her which man she would choose to spend her life with, her family did have some say. Before a man could date a girl, he would have to receive permission from her father. If he did not find...

    Colonialism, Indentured servant, Marriage 955  Words | 3  Pages

  • Japanese Period

    iodThe Japanese period Historical background Between 1941-1945, Philippine Literature was interrupted in its development when the Philippines was again conquered by another foreign country, Japan. Philippine literature in English came to a halt. Except for the TRIBUNE and the PHILIPPINE REVIEW, almost all newspapers in English were stopped by the Japanese. This had an advantageous effect on Filipino Literature, which experienced renewed attention because writers in English turned to writing in...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino women writers, Palanca Awards 1982  Words | 7  Pages

  • Spanish Period Reaction Paper

    Amelita Florendo-Balderian SPANISH PERIOD The Battle of Mactan, April 27, 1521, which Lapu-Lapu and his warriors defeated Magellan. SUMMARY: Ferdinand Magellan arrived in the Philippines in 1521. Magellan landed on the island of Cebu, claiming the lands for Spain and naming them Archipelago of San Lazaro. He set up friendly relations with some of the local chieftains and converted some...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Emilio Aguinaldo, Ferdinand Magellan 685  Words | 2  Pages

  • spanish 2

     SPANISH II- CLASSROOM PROCEDURES AND EXPECTATIONS During the first semester we will cover chapters 1 - 3. The first quarter will review concepts and vocabulary that were covered in Spanish I. The midterm exam is given at the end of January. During the second semester we will cover chapters 4 - 6 with key points from chapters 7-10. These topics will be covered on the final exam in June. There will be frequent quizzes throughout the course on reading, writing, listening...

    Academic term, Classroom, E-mail 1257  Words | 5  Pages

  • Spanish Culture

    Spanish culture Spain is a very geographic diverse country, ranging from deserts, beaches, and mountains. Spain is deeply rooted in tradition due to the many outside influences throughout time. Spain is the third largest country in Europe. Spain became part of NATO, and then joined the European Union in 1986. After this the economy of Spain increased significantly, placing Spain firmly on the Western economy map and gained major trading partners. The country is a highly developed and stable democracy...

    Etiquette, Family, History of Spain 1559  Words | 5  Pages

  • Influences of Spanish Architecture in Mexico

    Influences of Spanish Architecture in Mexico Spanish expeditions conducted during the seventh and eighteenth century has brought a variety of architectural and artistic influences to the different indigenous regions of the New Americas. It is documented that "the Architecture of Mexico began with the Spanish conquest of the country." (Mullen, 18) The architecture of Mexico has exhibited much richness and wealth, has displayed the political and religious conditions of the time, and has showed...

    Americas, Baroque, Gothic architecture 2661  Words | 7  Pages

  • Spanish Inquisition

    M09 17 December 2012 The Spanish Inquisition: Destruction to Society “People who prefer to believe the worst of others will breed war and religious persecutions while the world lasts”, (Dorothy L. Sayers). It is true throughout history that persecutions among individual groups of society will create adversity, until it amplifies into war. This idealism of society can be seen throughout the movement of the Spanish empire with the Spanish inquisition. Although the Spanish Inquisition intended to...

    Alhambra Decree, Ferdinand II of Aragon, Inquisition 2162  Words | 6  Pages

  • Access the Effects of the Spanish Settlement in Hispaniola on the Tainos During the 15th to 16th Century.

    was the only colony in the Caribbean where the Spanish settled. In the 16thcentury, Hispaniola was the centre of the Spanish colonial system in the Caribbean. It was known as the Pearl of the Caribbean. Just like in the other colonies, the Tainos thought that the Spaniards were gods and welcomed them into their villages. Columbus believed that Hispaniola had gold and forced the Tainos to work in the mines. Columbus also made the Tainos pay the Spanish a tribute to satisfy both the Crown’s and the...

    Caribbean, Christopher Columbus, Cuba 2450  Words | 6  Pages

  • PreIslamic Arab poetry

    Essay on Pre-Islamic Arabic Poetry Islam first came into prominence in 622 CE and quickly spread through the middle east over the course of a few decades. Many of the events that took place in and around Saudi Arabia are described as having taken place either before the birth of Islam or after it. Arabic poetry as most people know was never actually scripted by people during the pre-Islamic period, so many accounts of when the poetry was written may be wrong or falsified. This is because writing...

    Arabian Peninsula, Arabic poetry, Islam 1029  Words | 3  Pages

  • Period of Enlightenment

    Chapter 4 : The Period of Enlightenment (1872-1898) Historical Background After 300 years of passivity under Spanish rule, the Filipino spirit reawakened when the 3 priests Gomez, Burgos and Zamora were guillotined without sufficient evidence of guilt. This occurred on the 17th of February. This was buttressed with the spirit of liberalism when the Philippines opened it’s doors to world trade and with the coming of a liberal leader in the person of Governor Carlos Maria de la Torre. The Spaniards...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Emilio Aguinaldo, José Rizal 8489  Words | 24  Pages

  • Spanish Era

    Government During the Spanish Period The Philippines was under the Spanish government for more than three centuries. Without any freedom and independence, Filipinos had to adjust and adapt to the new form of government as well as to different culture and traditions. The laws implemented in the country were all from the King of Spain passed through his representative who was called the Governor-General, “who was the source of civil power for the various levels of administration” (Agoncillo, 2008...

    Filipino people, Form of government, Manila 1271  Words | 4  Pages

  • Spanish

    Moodle Course Name: IB History I (Shappley) Course Code: HS812A Learning Overview IB History is a two year course that follows the European stream of the International Baccalaureate program. The scope of the course encompasses the 200 year period from Napoleonic Europe to the end of the Cold War. Topics include the causes and effects of World War I, the rise of communist Russia, the European fascism, the causes and effects of World War II, Communist China, the Arab-Israeli Conflict, and the...

    20th century, Cold War, Formative assessment 632  Words | 8  Pages

  • Spanish and Ottoman Empires

    Topic: Spanish and Ottoman Empires Beginning from when Sargon I of Akkad built the worlds first empire, many empires have since then been established and now hold a name that are both as eminent and momentous. Two of these such empire are the Spanish and the Ottoman Empires, which began to establish and expand around the time of 1450-1800. Although separate and located in different parts of the world, the Ottoman and Spanish Empires share many similarities, as well as many differences in their...

    Colonialism, Empire, Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor 858  Words | 3  Pages

  • Phil Lit

    PHILIPPINE LITERATURE I. PRE-COLONIAL PERIOD (--BC to 1564) A. Characteristics1.Based on oral traditions2.Crude on ideology and phraseologyB. Literary Forms1. Oral Literaturea. Riddles (bugtong) – battle of wits among participants Tigmo – CebuPaktakon – IlonggoPatotdon - Bicolb.Proverbs (salawikain) – wise sayings that contain a metaphor used to teach asa food for thoughtc. Tanaga - a mono-riming heptasyllabic quatrain expressing insights and lessonson life is "more emotionally charged...

    Filipinos of Spanish descent, Florante at Laura, José Rizal 815  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Spanish-American War: Casualties and Consequences

    THESIS : " The United States didn't want to get involved in the Spanish-American War, but was dragged into it due to yellow journalism, they wanted to control the seas, and wanted complete control over Cuba." The Spanish-American War - "The Splendid Little War" Pia DeAngelis Mr. Fishman Period 7 For 113 days during the summer of 1898, the United States was at war with Spain. Neither the president of the United States, nor his cabinet, nor the the queen of Spain, nor her ministers wanted the war wanted...

    Cuba, Philippines, President of the United States 2871  Words | 7  Pages

  • Tagalog Literature: History and Tradition

    The oldest university in the Philippines, University of Sto. Tomas is located in Manila. The first printing press was established in Manila. This gave way to the publication of the first book, Doctrina Cristiana in xylography in 1593, written in Spanish and Tagalog versions. The bible was first translated into Tagalog in Barlaan and Josaphat in 1708 and 1712. The life of Christ in epic tradition known popularly today as Pasyon was written in Tagalog by various writers like Gaspar Aquino de Belen...

    Bulacan, Luzon, Manila 943  Words | 4  Pages

  • poetry

    This article is about the art form. For other uses, see Poetry (disambiguation). Literature Major forms Novel Poem Drama Short story Novella Genres Comedy Drama Epic Erotic Nonsense Lyric Mythopoeia Romance Satire Tragedy Tragicomedy Media Performance (play) Book Techniques Prose Poetry History and lists Outline of literature Glossary of terms History (modern) Books Writers Literary / Poetry awards Discussion Criticism Theory Sociology Magazines  Literature...

    Aesthetics, Drama, Epic poetry 450  Words | 3  Pages

  • Kartilya Ng Katipunan Ni Emilio Jacinto

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