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Dreaming For A Better Philippines

Dreaming When’s the last time you dreamed? In fact, the last time sleep occurred is the correct answer. Most people believe that they don’t dream, only because these individuals can’t recall dreaming as an event. In J. Allan Hobson’s book, Dreaming, it explores how dreaming is influenced and how it affects the individual, how dreaming is associated with REM (Rapid Eye Movement) sleep and the importance of it, and also why sleep is so essential for human beings and other mammals to experience. Sleep...

Circadian rhythm, Dream, Dreaming 1509  Words | 4  Pages

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Dreaming

grow heavy and our minds tire. We find ourselves dragging our feet to bed. Normally we drift off to sleep and enter a stage of dreaming. As we fall asleep, our brain prepares for dreaming. Dreaming makes night interesting. Some dreams go in and out of our mind for long, while we can recall others just a few seconds after. But what is the truth about them? Dreaming is a natural event our minds go through at night. “On average, humans spend one third of their lives sleeping (Heijnen & Edgar...

Carl Jung, Dream, Dreaming 1031  Words | 3  Pages

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A Better Philippines

A Better Philippines Is it just a vision or “the future”? Thesis statement: Almost each of us has a vision for our poor country. But the problem is most of the time it just remain a mere vision. So the question is; would it just remain our vision or it’s going to be the future of this country? The main problems found in the Philippines are (randomly): economic crisis, graft and corruption in the government, poor kind of education on most part of the country, low rate of employment...

1990s music groups, Filipino language, Filipino people 491  Words | 2  Pages

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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to the changing circumstances and encourages the morale of his people. As discussed above, management occurs in groups, like wise leadership also involves influencing individuals who share a common objective. An effective leadership is important in better administration. It imparts a programmed behavior within the groups to make an organization more efficient and economical. Leadership is the art or process of influencing people to perform assigned tasks willingly, efficiently and effectively. Enabling...

Decision making, Decision theory, Group decision making 765  Words | 3  Pages

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Hormones and Dreaming

and even things you don’t even recognize as being a part of our life. People may often question the significance of dreaming or why humans do it, but it is an essential part for our brain function as you sleep and live day to day. It allows for our minds to process the input it receives. There have been ample researchers who have studied the brain and its relationship with dreaming. Most people are aware of the influence hormones have on the behavior of a person. However, such hormones have also...

Corpus luteum, Dream, Endometrium 1700  Words | 5  Pages

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Lucid Dreaming

Lucid Dreaming Psychology 1010   Outline 1. Thesis/introduction 2. Evidence/experiments 3. Cognitive theory/awareness 4. Developing capacity 5. Dreams interpretation of physics 6. Brains influence on dreaming 7. Lucid dreaming statistics Lucid dreaming, in simple terms, is the ability to become aware that you are dreaming. Lucid dreaming in the past has been seen as a mysterious talent. However, experiments have shown that is actually a learnable skill and...

Dream, Dreaming, Learning 761  Words | 3  Pages

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ballet philippines

I. Ballet Philippines II. Executive Summary The case is about the ballet performer status in the Philippines and also the turnover and salary of the performers and how to deal with the turnovers in lack of promotions. III. Background of the Case Founded in 1969 by Alice Reyes with the support of Eddie Elejar and the Cultural Center of the Philippines, Ballet Philippines (BP) is widely recognized today as a cornerstone of the Filipino cultural identity. Its audience represents...

Ballet, Classical ballet, Glossary of ballet 938  Words | 3  Pages

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Lucid Dreaming

Lucid Dreaming Dreams are the playground of the mind. Anything can happen when one is dreaming. The only limitation is that we only rarely realize the freedoms granted to us in our dreams while we have them. Lucid dreaming is the ability to know when one is dreaming, and be able to influence what will be dreamt. A normal dream is much like passively watching a movie take place in your skull. In a lucid dream, the dreamer is the writer, director, and star of the movie. Lucid dreams are exceptionally...

Dream, Dreaming, Lucid dream 1935  Words | 6  Pages

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how philippines better

 How to make the Philippines better? A term paper Presented to The faculty of the integrated basic education department Level 2 Siena College Quezon City _______________________ In Partial Fulfilment Of the Requirements for the Secondary Course ______________________ By Marie Patricia Ocampo and Ranjit Galman February 26, 2014 ii TABLE OF CONTENTS Page Acknowledgements ...

Corazon Aquino, Filipino people, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo 3747  Words | 11  Pages

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Lucid Dreaming

Lucid Dreaming Sleep always includes several periods of dreaming. Dreams can be lucid dreams in which one is aware of the dream. Lucid dreaming exerts some degree of control and participation in the dream setting. As Rebecca points out, “lucid dreaming is the ability to become aware while you are dreaming- to consciously wake up inside the dream world and control your dreams” (1). This persuasive essay will prove to what extend lucid dreaming is feasible and the conditions of awareness that a dream...

Dreaming 1297  Words | 4  Pages

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Lucid Dreaming

Lucid dreaming is an issue that has been studied as far back as 1896. A Lucid dream is one in which the dreamer is aware that he/she is dreaming and is sometimes able to take control what is happening in the dream. Lucid dreams are actual phenomena that do occur in REM sleep. REM sleep is the portion of sleep when there are rapid eye movements. Dr. van Eeden was the first recorded person to study dreams in which the dreamer is aware they are dreaming. In 1896 he began recording his dreams. Over...

Brain, Dream, Dream journal 1284  Words | 3  Pages

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Philippines' Colonization

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

Colonialism, Emilio Aguinaldo, Manila 1002  Words | 3  Pages

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Issues Of The Philippines

Issues of the Philippines The reign of President Ferdinand Marcos in the Philippines has changed the whole country from underdeveloped country to developed country. Through his 20 years as the most powerful man in the Philippines, he has imposed discipline and order among the Filipino citizens and thus results to a good economic state and the Philippines felt the progress and ranked as the most developed country in the South East Asia. But as President Marcos was pulled down by the power of the...

Asia, Congress of the Philippines, Constitution of the Philippines 1188  Words | 3  Pages

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Poverty the Philippine

Nature of Poverty The Philippine is considered one of the richest countries in South East Asia because it is blessed with rich natural resources. Philippine rivers, lakes and seas teem with fish, shells, pearls, corals, seaweed and other forms of marine wealth. According to the Department of Education, Culture, and Sports, the Philippine has a high literacy rate; but despise this. . . . Why does poverty still exist in our country? The problem of poverty in the Philippines is so complex that...

Basic needs, Bless you, Developed country 485  Words | 3  Pages

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Culture of Philippines

Culture of Philippines Many people may ask where is the Philippines? The Philippines is an island nation located in Southeast Asia. Well known for the rich cultural heritage and a rich natural environment in the atmosphere widely throughout the country. Although Filipino culture acknowledges and greets visitors with a strikingly Western character, a strong Asian appearance shortly unravels soon after, creating a friendly and hospitable image Filipinos hold with unity of their diverse origins from...

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Presidents of the Philippines

during World War II, except for those who had committed violent crimes. He accepted the offer of the Americans regarding the two laws enacted namely the Bell Trade Act and the War Damage act, which continued the existing free trade between the Philippines and the United States. These laws provided financial aid worth millions of pesos to begin the rehabilitation of our country. Elpidio Quirino (1948-1953) His six years as president were marked by notable post-war reconstruction, general economic...

Corazon Aquino, Economics, Ferdinand Marcos 1228  Words | 5  Pages

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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

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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

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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

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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

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The Nature of the Dreaming

The Nature of the Dreaming Outline the Nature of the Dreaming in relation to: - Origins of the Universe - Sacred Sites - Stories of the Dreaming - Symbolism and Art Discussion: Nature of the Dreaming • Outline your understanding of the Dreaming: Wordbank for discussion - Dreaming - Ancestors - Rituals - Stories - Land - Identity Nature of the Dreaming • The Dreaming is the centre of Aboriginal Religion and life • It is the past, present and future DID YOU KNOW... The past lives on in ceremonies...

Indigenous Australians, Nature, Universe 737  Words | 17  Pages

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Dreaming in Cuban

Randazzo Dr. Littler English 190 8 June 2012 Section 1 2. Compare what Cuba means for Pilar in the beginning of Dreaming in Cuban with what it comes to represent by the novels end. Things that come to be expected can often be taken for granted. People who grow up in the United States come to expect certain freedoms because they have never been without those freedoms. Pilar in Dreaming in Cuban by Christina Garcia is no different. She was born in Cuba and was brought to United States when she was...

Cuban Missile Crisis, Emotion, Emotional intelligence 1187  Words | 4  Pages

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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

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Philippine Poverty

than poor nations. http://www.indexmundi.com/philippines/population_below_poverty_line.html Philippines [pic] A man is rescued as part of an emergency simulation on Manila Bay involving the Philippine Coast Guard, Philippine Navy, the National Disaster Coordinating Council and the Japanese Coast Guard. The simulation was part of an ASEAN disaster response exercise. Photo: Claire Dennis. • Australian aid activities in the Philippines • Country strategy • AusAID Manila office ...

Corazon Aquino, Economy, Luzon 1119  Words | 4  Pages

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Nestle Philippines

NESTLÉ PHILIPPINES I. INTRODUCTION Nestlé Philippines, Inc. (NPI) is a leading manufacturer of food and beverage in the Philippines. It was established in the country in the early 1930s, initially as a trading company. By the year 1962, it formed a joint venture with San Miguel Corporation (SMC), a company specializing in brewing with extensive interests in agribusiness and food products. In 1996, San Miguel’s Magnolia Foods Division had been merged with Nestlé. It produced and sold products like...

Caffeine, Coffea, Coffea arabica 2063  Words | 9  Pages

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The Search for a Better Life

The first theme that I think is apparent is the search for a better life. Conditions in the rural Philippines are hard for the peasants. There is hardship and exploitation. The peasant children have no childhood because they are working in the fields or in the market or home with the parents at an early age. The boys leave their parents' home in their early teens to find work and a better life, trying to escape the harsh and hopeless environment. Their families know and expect this. Carlos' mother...

Agriculture, Filipino American, Filipino people 1024  Words | 3  Pages

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Philippine History

THE SETTING (CHAPTER 1) The Philippines is an archipelago consisting of more than 7,000 islands and islets stretching almost a thousand miles from north to south. * Land Surface – is 114,830 square statute miles and is criss-crossed with mountains and drained by small river systems. Mountain System Three large ranges in the mountain system of Luzon * Caraballo del Sur – forms the nucleus of the system, has its highest peak at the intersection of the boundaries of Abra, Ilocos Norte...

Cagayan de Oro City, Cagayan Valley, Luzon 2315  Words | 7  Pages

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Philippine History

PHILIPPINE HISTORY CHAPTER 6 - THE BIRTH OF A NATION * WHAT IS THE SIGNIFICANCE OF THE PROCLAMATION OF THE PHILIPPINE INDEPENDENCE IN 1898? The significance of the proclamation of the Philippine independence is that the Philippines is finally free from the 333 years rule of the Spaniards. As we all know, the Spaniards colonized the country for the longest time. The Filipino people definitely wanted to be freed for the Spaniards and eventually their sense of nationalism has finally awakened...

Empire of Japan, History of the Philippines, Imperial Japanese Navy 2189  Words | 7  Pages

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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

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poverty in the philippines

 POVERTY IN THE PHILIPPINES Research Paper in English IV by Ella Katrina P. Punzalan Gino D. Nazareno Jella Mae N. Delos Santos Johanna H. Lu Kimberly Montante Lalaine L. Orilla Paul May Liza A. Saludaga IV Balagtas – Group 1 Mrs. Benedicta A. Lavina Ms. Anna Mae I. Cubelo February, 2014 POVERTY IN THE PHILIPPINES Research Paper in English IV Submitted by: IV Balagtas – Group 1 Ella Katrina P. Punzalan Gino D. Nazareno ...

Aerosmith, Davao City, Philippines 1065  Words | 6  Pages

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Dreaming Is Believing

When Dreaming is Believing According to an article entitled “When Dreaming is Believing,” by Carey K. Morewedge, PhD, dreams affect people’s judgment and behavior. It is the belief of the researcher s of this article that dreams can carry more weight than conscious thoughts. Participants in this experiment conducted six different studies, surveying nearly 1,100 people about their dreams. In one study that surveyed general beliefs about dreams, 149 university students were asked to rate different...

Carl Jung, Consciousness, Dream 826  Words | 3  Pages

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Philippine Presidents

1946-1948 | | | | 6. Elpidio R. Quirino | 1948-1953 | | | | 7. Ramon F. Magsaysay | 1953-1957 | | | | 8. Carlos P. Garcia | 1957-1961 | * Filipino First Policy * Bohlen-Serrano Agreement | Strengthening of democracy in the Philippines; Revival of Filipino culture; Creation of Dr. Jose Rizal Centennial; Fostering international good will and friendship by state visits to Japan, the United States, South Vietnam, and Malaysia. | | 9. Diosdado P. Macapagal | 1961-1965 | *...

Corazon Aquino, Ferdinand Marcos, Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo 712  Words | 3  Pages

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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 with the Japanese for reasons such as politics, survival and opportunity. After the Pacific War ended, collaborators were given amnesty by President Manual Roxas. The amnesty was a result of the US...

Ferdinand Marcos, Filipino language, Filipino people 1651  Words | 6  Pages

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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

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Rotc in the Philippines

to be future leaders of our country and to be the hope of our nation, here where some of our finest warriors are products of the ROTC. They are equipped mentally, physically, socially, and emotionally. They are trained to be disciplined, to build a better personality, and to overcome weaknesses. Military Professionalism is not the only lesson taught here but as well as the Conduct of a good Civilian. ROTC is one good way of keeping the youth away from harmful vices. As Rizal quoted “The youth are...

Armed forces, Conscription, Filipino people 984  Words | 3  Pages

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A Better Look at Corruption in the Philippines

A Better Look At Corruption Prepared by: Marta Eugine Sanchez Abbrielle Angela Billones Billy Flores Elorraine De Luna Ma. Lizli Tao-on IV-Br1 Table of Contents: • About the Research ➢ Research Problem ➢ Purpose of the Research ➢ Research Questions • Corruption in Strong Sense ➢ Corruption by Definition ➢ Four Factors causing Corruption ➢ Different Types of Corruption ➢ Effects of Corruption...

Bribery, Corruption, Corruption in local government 2442  Words | 13  Pages

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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

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Poverty in the Philippines

Divorce in the Philippines is planning to take over Filipino values and culture. It’s all over the news, the Philippine Congress is now pushing forward the Divorce Bill right after they have put forward the Reproductive Health Bill. This is exactly what I have been worrying about. Just a couple of weeks ago, when I attended our Baptist Convention Meeting here in the Visayas, this issue was brought up. And just as what I have stated, “RH Bill can also lead to the Divorce Bill” because they have the...

Bias, Divorce, Marriage 1452  Words | 4  Pages

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Philippine Culture

SEEDS OF THE PHILIPPINE CULTURE The "Pearl of the Orient Seas", more famously known as the Island Philippines, has its share of rich and colorful history and cultural background, which dates back to as early as 100 million years. During this time, it was mainly the Philippine land and habitat that evolved and there were no human inhabitants on the land. Nevertheless, it was during these years that the Philippines started to develop its resources and become what would soon be a region of abundant...

Filipino people, Philippines 1299  Words | 4  Pages

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Geography of the Philippines essay

the South East Asian nation of the Philippines. The Republic of the Philippines is an archipelago, or chain of islands, located off the south-eastern coast of Asia. Consisting of over 7,000 volcanic islands with a total land area of nearly 300,000 square kilometers (approximately the size of Arizona), islands of the Philippines are predominantly mountainous except for densely populated coastal plains on larger islands. The country is located over the Philippine Trench, a plate tectonic boundary which...

Archipelago, Asia, East Asia 1415  Words | 5  Pages

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Education and Philippine Government

give research support for K to 12 Author : Tarra Quismundo Philippine Daily Inquirer Article : Australian Ambassador to the Philippines Bill Tweddell and Philippine education officials opened recently the Assessment, Curriculum and Technology Research Centre (ACTRC). Located at the University of the Philippines (UP) College of Education building in Diliman, Quezon City, the facility will focus on research in support of the Philippines’ implementation of the K to 12  program, which is covered by...

College, Corazon Aquino, Curriculum 923  Words | 4  Pages

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Philippine Airlines Introduction

Philippine Airlines I. Executive Summary Philippine Air Lines also known as PAL, is the flag carrier and national airline of the Philippines, headquartered in the Philippine National Bank Financial Center in Pasay City. Philippine Airlines maintains aircraft with the highest degree of airworthiness, reliability and presentability in the most cost-effective manner; and conduct and maintain safe, reliable and cost-effective flight. It continues to achieve on-time performance on all flights it operates...

Airline, Cathay Pacific, Flag carrier 891  Words | 4  Pages

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Poverty in the Philippines

Poverty in the Philippines I wrote this piece as a way to share the negative aspects of poverty with the public, and hopefully turn them against it. The quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dog. By the time one has finished reading that sentence, a child would have died from poverty-related causes, That’s a life every 3.5 seconds –on average. Poverty affects everyone; globally, regionally, and locally. To be living in poverty is a horrible state to be in, for the individual will...

Disease, George W. Bush, Infection 1131  Words | 4  Pages

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Philippine Economics

Philippines I. Crisis The Philippines entered the crisis on a sound footing relative to its major East and Southeast Asian neighbors (except Indonesia), which commonly experienced economic contraction, especially in the industrial and export sectors. As such, this has been suggested as evidence of the country’s newly gained economic resilience. It must be noted, however, that the Philippines has likewise not experienced the spectacular economic performance of its neighbors in recent times, which...

1997 Asian Financial Crisis, 2009, Economic growth 2475  Words | 7  Pages

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Disaster in the Philippines

exposed to a wide range of natural disaster. The Philippines archipelago, located near the western edge of the Pacific Ocean, is in the direct path of seasonal typhoons and monsoon rains which bring floods, storms, storm surges, and their attendant landslides and other forms of devastation. The Philippines also sits on the "ring of fire" where the continental plates collide and thus experience periodic earthquakes and volcanic eruptions. The Philippine exposure to natural disasters may be characterized...

Disaster risk reduction, Emergency management, Natural disaster 1543  Words | 4  Pages

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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

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Philippine Tourism

talks about the positive things about the country, a marketing campaign for the Philippines, that rolls out the red carpet, primarily to foreign investors, and to tourists, in its attempt to attract them to pour investment in a growing economy and visit the country for its rich culture, attractive landscapes, and the people – warm, hospitable and friendly. The article brags the reasons why it is more fun in the Philippines, not only in terms of business opportunities but also for the things that make...

Audience, Finance, Foreign direct investment 1464  Words | 5  Pages

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Philippine History

Are you a filipino? First and foremost, you have to study and understand the history of the philippines. They won't tell you the whys and the hows in history book. Like any other history, you have to find out and understand their cultures beofre we can pas any judgement on them. 1. Philippines consist of about 7100 islands. The inhabitants of the Philippines consist of different races with different languages. Geographical and geological factor are some of the reason why the filipinos don't have...

Cavite, Colonialism, Latin America 784  Words | 3  Pages

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Philippine Literature

Literature—Philippines Literature—Philippines Philippine literature, written in Filipino, English, Spanish, and Philippine languages (e.g., Cebuan, Ilocano, Tagalog, Hiligaynon, Pampangan, Hanunuo-Mangyan, and Bontok), has been influenced by colonization, economic and social systems, religion, and political movements. An oral tradition continues to exist through epics, riddles, poems, and legends of the country's around sixty ethnolinguistic groups, reflecting a culture linked with...

Colonialism, Filipino language, Literature 1923  Words | 7  Pages

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Hydroelectric in Philippines

like Philippines and China, people can see the hydroelectric production clearly by year. There are some hydroelectric stations which are typical in these countries. Like the Bela in Philippines and the Three Gorges Dam in China. What’s more, we can also know something about the development of hydroelectric in these countries. The following text will give more details about the hydroelectric production, the hydroelectric stations and the future development of hydroelectric in Philippines and China...

Hubei, Hydroelectricity, Hydropower 1839  Words | 7  Pages

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Divorce in Philippines.

the sanction of a court or other authority in a legal process. The legal process of divorce may also involve issues of alimony (spousal support), child custody, child support, distribution of property, and division of debt. - Wikipedia The Philippines remains the only nation in the world that does not have a law legalizing divorce. Is the country ready for such a law? The Divorce Bill, is a bill aiming to protect and strengthen marriage and the family as basic social institutions, to value...

Alimony, Annulment, Child support 738  Words | 3  Pages

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Philippine Essay

Philippine History Essay LEGAZPI EXPIDITION On November 21, 1564, the fifty Spanish expidition to the Philippines sailed from Mexico. Aboard four ships under the command of Miguel Lopez de Legazpi were five Augustinian friars, 380 men and a fair amount of food, ammunition and trinkets. The expedition was not the best nor the worst ever fitted for its destination, which at the start had been guessed as New Guinea.Whether it was good sailing weather, or the combined forces of the Spanish King's...

History of the Philippines, Ilocos Sur, Juan de Salcedo 2130  Words | 6  Pages

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