• 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...
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  • The Japanese Era
    Chapter 6 - The Japanese Period (1941-1945) 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...
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  • Ok Lang
    through the time we have to successfully finish this study and for all the blessings given to us and our family. Secondly, our beloved professor in Philippine Literature, Mr. Paterno Destura, for driving us properly through this course and for the unstoppable guidance. We love you. Next, for our family...
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  • Philippine-Japanese Relations
    Philippine-Japanese relations span a period from the 17th century to the present. Relations between Japan and the Philippines date back to at least the late Muromachi period of Japanese history, as Japanese merchants and traders had settled in Luzon even before the Spanish colonization. Especially in...
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  • Philippine Literature During the Japanese Era
    Philippine Literature during the Japanese Era Background During the Japanese Occupation, when Tagalog was favored by the Japanese military authority, writing in English was consigned to limbo. It picked up after the war, however, with a fervor and drive for excellence that continue to this day. Stevan...
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  • 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...
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  • The Commonwealth and the Japanese Period
    The Philippine Commonwealth Era   The Commonwealth era is the 10 year transitional period in Philippine history from 1935 to 1945 in preparation for independence from the United States as provided for under the Philippine Independence Act or more popularly known as the Tydings-McDuffie Law. The Commonwealth...
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  • Transition Period in Commonwealth
    Republic of the Philippines Polytechnic University of the Philippines Quezon City Campus Philippine History Chapter 8 (Commonwealth Period) Transition Joan Daang BBTE 3-1 The Philippine Commonwealth Era | 1935–1946 | → | | | Flag | Coat of arms | The Commonwealth of the...
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  • The Bank Ewan
    June 10, 2012, 9:48pm MANILA, Philippines --- Last week, we discussed the growth of banking in the Philippines during the Spanish and American colonial periods. In this second article of our four-part series on the history of banking in the country, we will examine how banking developed during the Commonwealth...
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  • A history of the Government of the Philippines
    Spanish Period The Philippines has been governed by the Spaniards based on its discovery giving Spain a title to the Philippines. The discovery was made by Ferdinand Magellan in 1521. Magellan landed on the island of Cebu, claiming the lands for Spain and naming them Islas de San Lazaro. Ferdinand...
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  • Commonwealth of the Philippines
    The Commonwealth of the Philippines administered the Philippines from 1935 until 1946, aside from a period of exile in 1942 to 1945 when Japan occupied the country. It replaced the Insular Government, a U.S. territorial government, and was established by the Tydings–McDuffie Act. The Commonwealth was...
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  • A Nation Aborted
    UCLA Center for Southeast Asian Studies UC Los Angeles Title: Philippine Historiography and Colonial Discourse: Eight Selected Essays on Postcolonial Studies in the Philippines (An Introduction to the Japanese Translation) by Yoshiko Nagano (translated into English by Michiyo Yoneno-Reyes) Author:...
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  • Ajo Studies
    controlled by local "daimyō" (lords, Japanese: 大名), each with his own force ofsamurai (Japanese: 侍) warriors. Tokugawa Ieyasu came to power in 1600, gave land to his supporters, set up his "bakufu" ( feudal government) at Edo (modern Tokyo). The "Tokugawa period" was prosperous and peaceful and Japan...
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  • 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...
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  • 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...
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  • Commonwealth
    “COMMONWEALTH” * The Commonwealth of the Philippines was the historic predecessor to the present-day Republic of the Philippines from 1935 to 1946 when the country was a commonwealth of the United States. * Commonwealth was created by the Tydings-McDuffie Act also known as Phil. Independence...
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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 Manuel...
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  • Legal History
    Introduction The Philippines, an archipelago of 7,107 islands (about 2,000 of which are inhabited), with a land area of 115,600 sq m, has a population of 76.5 m. Some 87 major dialects are spoken all over the islands. English and Filipino are the official languages with English as the language of...
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  • Changes in American Regime
    Changes in the American regime  Consequences of the American colonial rule During the Spanish period the Spaniards had given enormous land properties to the Catholic church. One of the first things the Americans did was to take care for the redistribution of these land properties. To do so they first...
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  • Lala
    | |The Filipino culture in the past was valued and developed even before the colonizers. The rich culture of Philippine forefathers is | |evident in their social classes, home, manner of dressing, body accessories, education, music and dance, science, arts and literature...
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