"The Characteristic Of A Philippines" Essays and Research Papers

  • The Characteristic Of A Philippines

    CHARACTERISTICS OF 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 language. Philippine literature is written in Spanish, English, Tagalog, and/or other native Philippine languages. Philippine literature refers to all literature...

    English language, Filipino language, Languages of the Philippines 1061  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines

    Gonzales, N. V. M. (1998). Philippines. Paris: SOS Incorporated. Hicks, N. (1999). This is the Philippines. London: New Holland Publisher Ltd. Hicks, N. (2002). The magic of the Philippines. London: New Holland Ltd. Insight Guides. (2005). Singapore: APA Publications. Laya, J. & Castaneda, L. (1996). Prusisyon. Philippines: St. Pauls Press. Loop, H. & Carpentier, D. (2008). Central Philippines. Cebu: PDP Digital Inc. Yuson, A. (2003). The Philippines. Singapore: Tuttle Publishing...

    Filipino people, Philippines 777  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines

    Philippines BUSN 105 10/14/2012 Amy Westbrook The Philippines is a cultural anomaly. Situated in the heart of South East Asia, the Philippines are quite unique among the nations situated around it. Being heavily influenced by Spain, Mexico, The United States and the Catholic Church add to its uniqueness. Inhabited by around 92 million people the culture of the Philippines is quite diverse. The majority are of ethnic Malay stock. However, unlike neighboring countries such as Malaysia...

    Asia, Catholic Church, Filipino people 1082  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Philippines

    Demographics The national population of the Philippines is approximately ninety million people. The national language of the Philippines is Filipino, which is also called Tagalog. English is also spoken and understood throughout the country. English is the language for commercial and legal transactions. The Philippines is the third largest English-speaking country in the world. The major religion of the Philippines is Roman Catholicism. The Philippines is divided into three different geographical...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Jollibee 1057  Words | 4  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

  • Philippines

    Philippines * Known by many names in song and story. * Before Magellan’s arrival, Chinese traders called it “Mai” meaning “Land of Barbarians”. Pearl of the Orient Seas * The names which modern writers give. * The most romantic name of our country. * One of the beautiful land in the Far East. Philippines * Northernmost point: Y’Ami Isle 78 miles from Taiwan * Southernmost tip: Salvage Isle 34 miles from Borneo Philippines * An archipelago of 7, 107 islands. 2...

    Filipino language, Luzon, Manila 724  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippines

    Tourism in the Philippines Tourism in the Philippines is a major economic contributor to the Philippine economy. The Philippines is an archipelagic country composed of 7,107 islands. It offers a rich biodiversity with its tropical rainforests, mountains, beaches, coral reefs, islands, and diverse range of flora and fauna, making it as one of the megadiverse countries in the world. In 2012, the country attracted 4,272,811 visitors. History Philippine tourism flourished in the 1970s and early...

    Cebu, Luzon, Manila 1435  Words | 6  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

  • The Philippines

    Philippines: No Other Place But Up The Philippines is considered one of the fastest growing economies in Southeast Asia. As of 21st century, the country is a member in several international organizations’ including the APEC, Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and World Trade Organization (WTO). In addition the Philippines also have a lot of trading partners and trade agreements. Though, the Philippines have suffered negative balance of trade for many years. In January of 2013, the...

    Corazon Aquino, Human Development Index, International trade 1478  Words | 4  Pages

  • Butterflies in the Philippines

    Butterflies Endemic To The Philippines The Philippine archipelago has one of the richest diversities of plant and animal species in the world. In fact, of the Philippines’ nearly 21,000 recorded insect species, about 70 percent can only be found in the Philippines. The Philippines also has the highest concentration of butterflies in the world. There are more than 900 butterfly species recorded in the Philippines and about 352 species are endemic to the country. In Bohol alone, more than 300...

    Butterfly, Insect, Lepidoptera 616  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippines

    being recorded, but these messages also make use of grammatical omissions that are rarely observed in spoken language (A. F. Gupta, personal communication, November 2005) and so cannot be said to be truly a written form of spoken language. Another characteristic that sets texting apart from spoken language is the phenomenon of hyperpersonal communication (Walther, 1996), wherein texting allows management of impression and message to a greater extent than real-time conversation or Instant Messaging (IM)...

    Instant messaging, Linguistics, Mobile phone 927  Words | 3  Pages

  • Pottery in the Philippines

    POTTERY IN THE PHILIPPINES Arazas, Andrea Pauline R. B.S. Materials Engineering, Department of Mining, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering Arkioloji 1 THX 2:30-4:00 I. INTRODUCTION Pottery is defined as the art or craft of a potter to manufacture material from which pottery ware is made. It can be made from earthenware, porcelain or stoneware. According to the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), pottery is defined as all fired ceramic wares that contain clay materials. ...

    Ceramic, Clay, Earthenware 1539  Words | 5  Pages

  • Philippine History

    l PHILIPPINE HISTORY : ITS HERITAGE A partial fulfillment of the requirements in History 1A (Philippine History) 2:30 – 3:30 Room TEC 211 Submitted to : Professor Leah S. Baclaan Submitted by : Jodynn Olaya Shirly Tabotabo TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction 1 Statement of the Problem 2 - 3 Presentation of Datas 4 – 13 References 14 Introduction This project is the product of our intelligence and creativity. This is made because we want...

    Battle of Mactan, Ferdinand Magellan, Filipino people 1307  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Legacy of the First Philippine Republic

    1. Introduction The Philippines is a beautiful country found in the South Eastern part of Asia. It is filled with abundant resources. It has fertile, arable lands, diverse flora and fauna, extensive coastlines, and rich mineral deposits. It boast of many different kinds of natural water forms, such as swamps, bays, lakes, rivers, falls, straits, and gulfs. It is the Pearl of the Orient Seas. It is due to these characteristics that the Philippines had been conquered by many nations. The Spaniards...

    Andrés Bonifacio, Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people 863  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Newscasters

    Comparison and contrast between Male and female news anchors in the Philippines If the world of mass media is dominated by men, would it be more powerful and more effective? What if females rule the news industry, will the audience feel more on the softer side of the news story? The distinction of men and women existed even before the written history of the Philippines. Women were limited when it comes to expressing their thoughts, opinions, and skills. However, in the present generation, gender...

    Audience, Gender, Male 954  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Philippine Tarsier

    The Philippine Tarsier IJsselstein, Friday, 18 May 2001 (updated: Saturday, 24 April 2004) The Philippine tarsier, (Tarsius syrichta) is very peculiar small animal. In fact it is one of the smallest known primates, no larger than a adult men's hand. Mostly active at night, it lives on a diet of insects. Folk traditions sometimes has it that tarsiers eat charcoal, but actually they retrieve the insects from (sometimes burned) wood. It can be found in the islands of Samar, Leyte, Bohol, and Mindanao...

    Haplorrhini, Mammals of Indonesia, Primate 1494  Words | 4  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

  • Geography of the Philippines

    Chapter 1 Geography of the Philippines *Geography: The science that studies the earth’s form, physical features, climate, population and other related topics. * An archipelago lying southeast of the coast of the mainland of Asia. * Above the equator; northern hemisphere. * 7,107 islands and islets. 4000 have no names * Luzon, Mindanao, Negros, Samar, Palawan, Panay, Mindoro, Leyte, Cebu, Bohol are the ten biggest islands * The coastline of the Philippines is irregular and stretches...

    Indonesia, Luzon, Mindanao 1391  Words | 6  Pages

  • Planet Philippines

    Ramos CN: 32 Reaction paper about the documentary film “Planet Philippines” The documentary film “Planet Philippines” hosted by Richard Gutierrez was the biggest environmental project of 2009. Planet Philippines took the viewers on a grand and awesome journey into our country’s wilderness sites. They traveled around Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao to examine the diverse Philippine landscape, seascape, and underground terrain. The film began with our daily activities (eating...

    Biodiversity, Endangered species, Endemism 1481  Words | 4  Pages

  • Poverty in the Philippines

    Poverty in the Philippines UN Millennium Development Goal Poverty in the Philippines UN Millennium Development Goal MDG 1 Report: Poverty in the Philippines INTRODUCTION Poverty reduction has been a major problem for all developing countries. As Kofi Annan stated “The biggest enemy of health in the developing world is poverty” (Kofi Annan, cited in WHO, 2013). Poverty is experienced all over the world but its effect is most significantly seen in developing countries like Philippines, one of...

    Extreme poverty, Millennium Development Goals, Poverty 2430  Words | 6  Pages

  • Origin of the Philippines

    RIGIN OF THE PHILIPPINES It is believed that before the end of the Ice Age, about 70,000,000 years ago, our country was connected to the mainland of Asia by long strips of land. These strips of land served as land bridges. It was said that people in the mainland could travel by land to the Philippines without crossing the sea. After the Ice Age, high tide occurred. Large blocks of ice melted. It was during this high tide that the land bridges submerged in water. The Philippines was then separated...

    Asia, Dili, East Timor 1749  Words | 6  Pages

  • Philippine History

    Before the so-called invaders of Philippines came here, we proudly say that we are civilized then and stood up by ourselves even without the help of others. Fossils, bones and jars were found from the different parts of the country as a sign of life many years ago. The oldest of which was retrieved in a cave named Kuweba ng Tabon, Palawan. It was said that they lived 22,000 years ago. It stated in the history of the Philippines that the first group of men who came here was the Negritos. They are...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos 1402  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Arts

    Painter”AKA Damian Gabor Domingo “Father of Filipino Painting” 1st Filipino to paint his face 1st self-portrait in the Philippines Academia de Dibujo y PinturaDate of Birth: 1796Birthplace: Tondo, Manila, PhilippinesYear of Death: 1834 * 3. La Sagrada Familia * 4. La Sagrada Familia Oil on Copper Sheet Measurements: 48.26(length) x 35 (width) cm Where it was made: Manila, Philippines Time Period: 19th Century; 1820’s to 1830’s Owner: Heirs of Luis Ongpin Museum: Ayala Miuseum * 5. La Sagrada...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people, History of painting 2444  Words | 7  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

  • Literature: Philippine Drama Philippine

    PATHFINDER ON PHILIPPINE LITERATURE Scope Note: “Philippine Literature is a diverse and rich group of works that has evolved side by side with the country’s history. Literature has started with fables and legends made by the ancient Filipinos long before the arrival of the Spanish influence. The main themes of Philippine literature focus on the country’s pre-colonial cultural traditions and the sociopolitical histories of its colonial and contemporary traditions.” (Quoted from: http://www.wikipilipinas...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino people 1289  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippines Geograpy and characteristics

    The Philippines is an archipelago that consist 7,107 islands with a total land area of 300,000 square kilometers (115,831 sq mi). The 11 largest islands contain 94% of the total land area. The largest of these islands is Luzon at about 105,000 square kilometers (40,541 sq mi). The next largest island is Mindanao at about 95,000 square kilometers (36,680 sq mi). The archipelago is around 800 kilometers (500 mi) from the Asian mainland and is located between Taiwan and Borneo. The islands are divided...

    Luzon, Manila, Metro Manila 568  Words | 2  Pages

  • Palawan, Philippines

    PALAWAN Palawan is an island province of the Philippines located in the western sector opposite the Visayan region. The main island, Palawan lies between the South China Sea and the Sulu Sea and the size is 450 kilometres long and 50 kilometres wide. It is composed of long and narrow islands plus a number of other small islands surrounding the main island. The Calamianes Group, to the northeast consist of Busuanga Island, Culion Island and Coron Island. Durangan Island almost touches the western...

    Borneo, Busuanga Island, Palawan 1191  Words | 4  Pages

  • Philippine Coffee - Barako

    Philippine Coffee - Barako (Coffea arabica & Coffea canephora or robusta) About Coffee Coffee has two main varieties or species, Coffea arabica and Coffea canephora or more popularly known as Robusta. Arabica (Coffea arabica) was originally cultivated in the Arabian Peninsula, hence its name. While Robusta (Coffea canephora) is grown in many regions where Arabica would not grow but Robusta has less flavor and contains more caffeine than the Arabica. However, Robusta contains more antioxidants...

    Antioxidant, Caffeine, Coffea 937  Words | 3  Pages

  • Senate of the Philippines and Philippine Government

    government agencies and Political leaders in the Philippines | 1/29/2011 | Different Government Agencies * The Civil Service Commission of the Philippines (CSC) is a government agency which deals with civil service matters and conflict resolution. It is tasked with the responsibility of overseeing the integrity of government actions and processes. The commission was originally founded in 1900 through Act No. 5 of the Philippine Commission and was solidified as a bureau in 1905....

    Administrative law, Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino 837  Words | 4  Pages

  • Poverty in the Philippines

    Background Poverty and inequality have been recurrent challenges in the Philippines and have again come to the fore in the wake of the current global financial crisis and rising food, fuel, and commodity prices experienced in 2008. he proportion of households living below the official poverty line has declined very slowly and unevenly in the past four decades, and poverty reduction has been much slower than in neighboring countries such as the People’s Republic of China (PRC), Indonesia, hailand,...

    Economic development, Economic inequality, Extreme poverty 1252  Words | 4  Pages

  • Why Is It Fun in the Philippines

    the phil. 1.) The new slogan of the Department of Tourism of Philippines “It’s More Fun In The Philippines” has gone viral. This slogan was developed to attract tourists from around the world and has already circulated in social networks such as facebook, twitter, and tumblr. The said slogan aims to convince tourists why they would rather choose Philippines as their travel destination and why it’s more fun to do things in Philippines. Often times in social networks, people’s imagination can go beyond...

    Bacolod City, Cebu City, Cities of the Philippines 739  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Artifacts

    heads, more evidence of indigenous burial practices in the Philippines. The burial jar which is unrivaled in Southeast Asia and considered as the work of a master potter, signifies the belief of early Filipinos in life after death. It is dated to the late Neolithic Period, about 890-710 B.C. Laguna Copperplate Inscription [pic] The Laguna Copperplate Inscription is the oldest written document ever found in the Philippines, and one of very few available artifacts of precolonial times...

    Adze, Burial, Butuan City 1925  Words | 7  Pages

  • Philippine Education and Democratic Governance

    Reaction Paper: Philippine Education and Democratic Governance According to a blogger, Education is a long term solution to the problems that we face. That's why we have to be extremely careful about the decisions that we make regarding this because the effects would ripple through generations. The Philippine education problems, I believe, remains unchanged. There are a lot of classrooms that is not conducive for learning. Also, the quality of education is inadequate. There are not enough textbooks...

    Economy of the Philippines, Education, English language 857  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Philippine Educational System

    formal and non-formal. The Philippine educational system is composed of two major subsystems: the formal and the non-formal. The formal subsystem consists of sequential academic schooling at three levels. The first two levels are referred to as the basic education level, consisting of six years of primary or elementary education and four years of high school or secondary education. Basic education is intended to provide functional, scientific and social literacy. The Philippine government, through its...

    Alternative education, Education, Educational psychology 640  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Identity and Language

    Philippine Identity and Language by Niña Isabel S. Cabañero To define the identity of a group of people is to define its origin, culture, language, religion and other characteristics that distinguish it from other groups. A typical Filipino is usually described by outsiders as dark skinned, flat nosed, short people from Philippines who speak either in Tagalog or Taglish, and is a Christian. Other descriptions of Filipinos are rice-lovers, hardworking, family-oriented, and nowadays, a domestic...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino language, Filipino mestizo 904  Words | 3  Pages

  • Values: Philippine Culture and Filipino

    of the Philippine culture, understanding Filipinos is like playing a game one has never played before and of which the rules have not been explained very well. Understanding the values of Filipinos pose a challenge, to enjoy the game without missing the joys and fun of like living in the Philippines. A stranger or foreigner who has a knowledge of or exposure to the Filipino society’s customs, etiquette, and manners, is less likely to experience intense culture shock. The Philippine Islands...

    Filipino language, Filipino people, Filipino psychology 1921  Words | 6  Pages

  • The State And The State Of The Environment In The Philippines

    The State and the State of the Environment in the Philippines The clamor for environmental preservation became stronger when the issues of global warming and environmental degradation took centerstage. All around the world, states have been doing their best to pass legislations that would protect the environment for the use of the future generation. Hence, the concept of sustainable development has also developed in response to the global issue—something that the past development planners did not...

    Coral reef, Environmentalism, Marine Protected Area 1462  Words | 5  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

  • 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

  • Analysis of the Macroeconomic Environment in the Philippines

    In the Philippines: Today, as of the second quarter of the 2013, the Philippines’ sees unemployment at the rate of 7.5%, an increase from the 1st quarters 7.1%. Even with this slight upward movement, the country is still below its average in the past decade of 8.6%. In the latest results of the April 2013 Labor Force Survey (LFS), the National Statistics Office reported that the number of agricultural workers decreased from an estimated 12.47 million in April 2012 to 11.84 million in April 2013...

    Economics, Economy, Employment 569  Words | 3  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...

    Constitution, Democracy, Government 1752  Words | 5  Pages

  • Government Bureaucracy in the Philippines

     Philippine Government Bureaucracy Submitted by: Judd Danielle Y. Garcia A75 / ACT143 Submitted to: Mrs. Maria Diana Dela Vega Malayan Colleges Laguna SUMMARY According to Max Weber, Bureaucracy is a distinct form of organization that is ideal for the government. It is structured by hierarchy of offices. These offices are ranked in a hierarchical order and their operations are characterized by impersonal rules. Each office has its own task in which they follow...

    Bureaucracy, Corazon Aquino, Executive 1912  Words | 9  Pages

  • History of Philippine Fashion

    Introduction For several centuries, during the colonial period, the Philippines has been severely immersed in foreign influences particularly by Spain, Japan and America. Consequently their culture, lifestyle, customs and fashion sense has been mainly defined by influences from these countries as well. However, before the colonization, Philippines has yet to establish its own identity; thus what became the Philippines’ foundation for instituting their nationalistic character was basically colonially...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino mestizo, Filipino people 1783  Words | 6  Pages

  • American Imperialism and the Colonization of the Philippines

    American Imperialism and the Colonization of the Philippines The irony of the 1898 Spanish-American war was that Americans fought partly to aid Cubans in the fight for Cuban sovereignty, and the United States ended up colonizing some territories they won from Spain, like the Philippines. Despite America’s previous claims of only supporting independence and democracy, the United States became an imperialist power and colonized the Philippines (Introduction to the Spanish-American war and the...

    Cold War, Colonialism, English language 1569  Words | 5  Pages

  • Quality Education in the Philippines

    Improved quality of education in the Philippine schools We know that Philippines country is rich in agriculture and economics. But don't you know that Philippines are one of the top that is great in terms of education. And I can prove that in simply observing the status of my country and surveys in the rank of schools. Literacy rate in the Philippines has improved a lot over the last few years- from 72 percent in 1960 to 94 percent in 1990. This is attributed to the increase in both the number...

    ASEAN, Education, High school 2145  Words | 6  Pages

  • Philippine Ethnic Architecture

    Philippine Ethnic Architecture - Ethnic culture lies on Phil. Architecture, an amalgam on Anglo-Saxon, Latin, Indian, Chinese, Japanese & other foreign influences with sensibility of Pre-Hispanic, Pre-Western & Southeast Asian. Its Ethos's is linked with elements and creatures. It draws inspiration from environment. It also responds to man's communal and social needs. General Characteristics - Ethnic Structures are made of natural materials such as wood, vegetations & sometimes molds. The...

    Dwelling, Environment, House 609  Words | 3  Pages

  • Ideal Characteristics of Plato's Guardians

    Ideal Characteristics of Plato’s Guardians The characterisitics of the ideal guardian is summarized in those words by Socrates in the second book of the Republic : “[H]e who is to be a really good and noble guardian of the State will require to unite in himself philosophy and spirit and swiftness and strength. . .” Swiftness and strength is deemed necessary as the guardian is to be like a well-bred watchdog, who ought to be “quick to see, and swift to overtake the enemy when they see him, and strong...

    Philippines, Philosophy, Plato 1393  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Legazpi Expedition To The Philippines

    The Legazpi Expedition to the Philippines As defined, an expedition commonly refers to a long sojourn for the sake of fulfilling specific purposes within a given time. Oftentimes, their characteristics are exploratory, scientific, geographic, military, or political in nature and in breadth.  In the Philippines, there were several  voyages that many in and around the world;  do not have any inkling or idea about. One of which, was the world-famous and historical conquest simply alluded to as the...

    Philippines 2044  Words | 2  Pages

  • Two Party System in the Philippines

    1. The two-party system should be adopted in the Philippines substituting the multi-party system that our government is currently adhering to because of the following justifications: a. The two-party system is a more efficient mechanism in creating a more effective government as compared to the multi-party system that the Philippines are currently adopting. In a political environment created by a two-party system, the objective and ideology of each of the two major parties is clearly identifiable...

    Democracy, Elections, Government 1604  Words | 5  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

  • Philippine Politics

     IN ENGLISH IV Submitted by: Mascardo, maria jida submitted to: mrs. leonora villarin PHILIPPINES POLITICS NOW AND THEN PHILIPPINE POLITICS TABLE OF CONTENTS ACKNOWLEDGEMENT INTRODUCTION BODY SUMMARY DEFINITION OF TERMS STATE THE PROBLEM CONCLUSION BIBLIOGRAPHY ACKNOWLEDGEMENT I would like to express my gratitude to those who have inspired and helped me in...

    Dynasty, Philippines, Political philosophy 781  Words | 4  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

  • Unemployment in the Philippines

    Preliminary Report One | Unemployment in the Philippines | | Ysabela carisse L. de Claro | 10/15/2012 | Sociology A52 11236396 Output One in Sociology | Our country faces problems like any country in the world. Poverty, crimes, environmental issues, etc. Some problems are rather easier to solve than others but one problem that is rather massive in the Philippines is unemployment. But what is unemployment? Unemployment according to the International Labour Organization occurs when...

    Economics, Filipino people, Natural rate of unemployment 780  Words | 3  Pages

  • PHILIPPINE HISTORY

    NOTES IN PHILIPPINE HISTORY American Period (1898-1946) April 25, 1898 - beginning of the US-Spain War. The Americans declared war against Spain on the allegation that Spain blew up the American warship named “Maine” causing the deaths and injuries of several Americans. May 1, 1898 - the Battle of Manila Bay. The Spaniards were defeated by the American naval fleet led by Commodore George Dewey. May 18, 1898 - Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo arrived in Cavite from Hongkong through the assistance...

    Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipino people, First Philippine Republic 1099  Words | 5  Pages

  • Biomes and Their Characteristics

    Biomes and their Characteristics There are nine biomes in the world they are: Mountains- Very cold lack of oxygen when altitude is higher and there are alot of glaziers Tundra- It is very cold not much diversity and there are two types of tundra. Arctic and Alpine. Temperate Forest- There are wide leaves and non-seasonal vegetation and mixed forests. Marine Island- Islands are cold at night and usually has good surf. Marine ecosystems has no oxygen and full of life. Desert- Barely any plants...

    Biome, Desert, Forest 1386  Words | 5  Pages

  • History of the Philippines

    make it easier for you to master, always remember why Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo was on the 5-peso bill (which is not used anymore, instead his head-profile is on the 5-peso coin) bearing the Philippine flag at the celebration of the Philippine Independence Day, it’s because he was the first president of the Philippines First Republic (a.k.a. Malolos Republic). Contributions and Achievements of Emilio Aguinaldo: * first president * youngest president – he became the country’s leader at age 28 ...

    Benigno Aquino, Jr., Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos 2103  Words | 7  Pages

  • World and Philippine Problems

    economists disagree. Racism Racism is the belief that characteristics and abilities can be attributed to people simply on the basis of their race and that some racial groups are superior to others. Racism and discrimination have been used as powerful weapons encouraging fear or hatred of others in times of conflict and war, and even during economic downturns. 5 SOCIAL ISSUES OF THE PHILIPPINES Corruption The Republic of the Philippines suffers from widespread corruption. Means of corruption...

    Global warming, International Monetary Fund, International trade 558  Words | 3  Pages

  • Philippine Literature

    Children’s literature, Philippine Children’s stories, Philippine (English) College student’s writings, Philippines Epic poetry, Philippine Folk literature, Philippine Folk poetry, Philippine Gaddang literature Gay’s writings, Philippine (English) Hiligaynon literature Horror tales, Philippine (English) Humorous stories, Philippine (English) Iloko literature Love stories, Philippine (English) Mangyan...

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  • Philippine History

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