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Philippines Essay Examples

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A Trip of Realizations in the Philippines
In September 1989, when I was 11 year old, I came to Philippines during my short vacation. My father brought the whole family, also my cousin Jimmy. We spent 5 days in the Philippines. During these five days, I realized that there were many differences between Taiwan and the Philippines. The most difference was culture. Peo...
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Preparation for the SEA Games in the Philippines
1.0 Executive Summary Sports is not just an entertainment, it enriches not only the fan, but the Filipino community as well. Being the host of the biennial event, which take turns among South East Asian countries in years, I do find a lot of opportunities for us not just to make money out of this event, to make the Phil...
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An Overview of Per Capita Income of the Philippines
Per Capita Income: The per capita income of a certain country is the GDP of that country divided by the total population. In the Philippines the per capita income is approximately $700. When compared to the per capita income of the United States, which is about $22,000, it is easy to tell that the economy of the Philippines...
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The Spanish Colonization of the Philippines
<H2>Spanish Colony 1565 - 1898</H2> Ferdinand Magellan set out from Spain in 1519 on the first voyage to circumnavigate the globe with five ships and a complement of 264 crew. Three years later in 1522, only the one ship, the Victoria, returned to Spain with 18 men. The Philippines were the death of Magella...
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A Look at the Economic Prospects in Philippines
" The countries that will achieve steady and economic growth in the 21st century are those that go with the tide ". An economic manager must look into his resources and not on what other countries have. The Philippines is rich with natural resources , raw material and especially manpower. That's why when we m...
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Geography and Culture of the Philippines
INTRODUCTION Philippines, republic in the western Pacific Ocean, made up of the Philippine Islands and forming in physical geography a part of the Malay Archipelago. Situated about 1210 km (about 750 mi.) east of the coast of Vietnam, the Philippines is separated from Taiwan on the north by the Bashi Channel. The republic...
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The Creative Writing, My Trip to the Philippines
My Trip To the Philippines In September 1989, when I was 11 year old, I came to Philippines during my short vacation. My father brought the whole family, also my cousin Jimmy. We spent 5 days in the Philippines. During these five days, I realized that there were many differences between Taiwan and the Philippines. The m...
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An Introduction to the Philippines and an Analysis of the World Market
April 7, 1997 The Philippines and the World Market The Philippines is considered to be one of the most westernized countries in Asia. It has strong ties to the United States and the United Nations. In fact, It is the only charter member of the U.N. in all of Southeast Asia. The United States has a very close relations...
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The Philippines
Physical Geography The republic nation of the Philippines is an archipelago of 7,107
islands with the total land area of 111,830 square miles, and the total
population of 99,900,177 people, as to the recent census. From tip to
tip all together, the Philippine islands are 1,152 miles long and 688
miles wide. But only 2,000...
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Filipino Health Beliefs
The Republic of the Philippines is a country in South East Asia; it has an estimated population of about 94 million people. The tropical climate makes the Philippines one of the richest biodiverse areas in the world and prone to typhoons, and other natural disasters. Many people are of Malayan ancestry and have been influen...
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The Structure of Colonia Society
Both novels portrayed their colonial society structures to be Eurocentric with social class stratification based on caste systems, race, gender, language and religion. Besides the European superiority complex, Jose Rizal offered an intriguing insight into Philippines’ colonial society structure. His characters in “Noli me T...
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William Jennings Bryan and Imperialism
William Jennings Bryan presented his speech to a large crowd on August 8, 1900. A topic he felt passionately about, he addressed the crowd about his views on imperialism, with the speech “Imperialism”. Many may argue whether or not this speech is propaganda or persuasion and it can be hard to pinpoint which it truly is. I b...
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An Analysis of the Poem The White Mans Burden by Rudyard Kipling
It all started from the Spanish-American War and lead to the Philippine
AmericanWar; the Philippine American War began in the year 1898 and was
declared over 1902, but it has been said that it lasted longer. The U.S
tried to invade the Philippines more than once. It started when
President McKinley was reported to have said...
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An Analysis of the US Ordeal with Annexation of the Philippines
In my opinion The United States ordeal with Annexing the Philippines and the idea that we had of going into war with them was great mistake and should have been avoided. The Filipinos and Americans were deadlocked in war with each other. This all became a controversy with the two nations in 1898 when the Treaty of Paris bet...
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A Cultural Synopsis on Philippines
Cultural Synopsis: Philippines The Republic of the Philippines is the only predominantly Christian nation in Asia and has a unique heritage of Malay, Spanish, and American cultures. Ruled by Spain for nearly 330 years until 1898, its cultural characteristics are today in some ways more like those of the nations of Latin...
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An Argument in Favor of the Ban on the Use of Landmines
Landmines A recent report on the ban the production and the use of landmines which appeared in the International Post caught my attention. Credit for the lucidly written report should be given to Ms Kazka, a colleague of mine, who illuminated the pertinent issues involved in the controversy revolving the production of la...
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A Paper on the Filipino Peoples Power Revolution
The Filipino Peoples Power Revolution The revolution of the Philippines is a story about an economically poor government; a poverty-stricken nation; and a corrupt dictators nearly bloodless ousting. The revolution is key in understanding the current state of the nation, as well as exhibiting factors that have led to th...
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A Paper on Functional Democracy as an Operative Catalyst in Building a Nation
The Philippines is ailing, almost lifeless to witness hope that soon we will become a great nation. What is deplorable about our nation is we are not even close being a novice with political turmoil. We already endured a long history of political mayhem, we even had more serious disarray than this but never in the history o...
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5 pages
An Analysis of the Heart Journal and the Idea of America
America is in The Heart Journal Part One: Allos was a young boy from a little province of Binalonan located on the central part of the island of Luzon in the Philippines. He lived with his dad, who farms on their own land, which is the primary source of their living. His mom, living in the town, selling goods in the...
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An Introduction to the Way to Do Business Negotiation in the Philippines
When going to the Philippines to do a business negotiation you will have to make several trips over a period of months to accomplish the deal. When you are getting ready to meet the key decision-makers it is a good idea to have someone as an intermediary because they can help establish a better relationship with them than w...
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An Analysis of the Philippines and the World Market
April 7, 1997 The Philippines and the World Market The Philippines is considered to be one of the most westernized countries in Asia. It has strong ties to the United States and the United Nations. In fact, It is the only charter member of the U.N. in all of Southeast Asia. The United States has a very close relati...
372 words
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An Analysis of Photographs Representing Phillippines
The photographs in this chapter were used at the time to show the people of America, that imperialism was needed in the Philippines. Although, they convinced the American people of this by casting a negative light onto their culture. Making all of the Filipino people something they aren't by using contrasting photographs an...
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A Biography of Corazon Aquino 'Cory' the First Woman President of the Philippines
Corazon Aquino,also known as "Cory", made an amazing accomplishment by becoming the first female president of the Philippines. She had to overcome many obstacles before she took on this major role. But in the end, her presidency contributed greatly to the way the Filipino government functions today...
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The Economic Problems in the Philippines
The domestic political situation is now calming down, although the government has yet to resolve the Abu Sayyaf hostage crisis in the south. The trial of the former president, Joseph Estrada, could also raise tensions. Policymaking should become easier, now that the government enjoys a small majority in the new Senate, alth...
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A History of Philippine Films and Philippine Film Industry
REEL TO REAL: THE HISTORY OF PHILIPPINE FILMS Introduction The youngest of the Philippine arts, film has evolved to become the most popular of all the art forms. Introduced only in 1897, films have ranged from silent movies to talkies; black and white to color. Outpacing its predecessors by gaining public acceptance, fr...
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