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Author Woods, Damon L.
Title The Philippines : a global studies handbook / Damon L. Woods.
Imprint Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-Clio, [2006]
©2006

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Author Woods, Damon L.
Series Global studies. Asia
Global studies. Asia.
Subject Philippines.
Alt Name ABC-Clio Information Services.
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Author Woods, Damon L.
Series Global studies. Asia
Global studies. Asia.
Subject Philippines.
Alt Name ABC-Clio Information Services.
Description 1 online resource (xxiv, 288 pages) : illustrations, maps.
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Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents pt. 1. Narrative section -- 1. History and geography -- Physical geography -- The people of the Philippines -- Ethnic minorities -- The Hispanized -- The Chinese -- Filipinos of the diaspora -- History -- The Southeast Asian context -- Pre-Spanish Philippines -- The Spanish period -- The friars -- Revolts -- Revolts in the seventeenth century -- Revolts in the eighteenth century -- Revolts in the nineteenth century -- The impact of the Spanish presence -- The road to revolution -- The American period -- The Japanese occupation -- Philippine independence -- Ferdinand E. Marcos -- The EDSA Revolution and a new beginning -- References -- 2. The Philippines' economy -- Pre-Spanish trade -- The Spanish era -- The nineteenth century -- The American period -- Post-war Philippines -- Martial law -- Post-martial law -- Numbers and the economy -- Tourism -- The future -- An example to consider -- References -- 3. Philippine institutions -- The Great Cultural Divide -- Religion -- The Roman Catholic Church -- The Philippine independent church -- Protestantism -- Iglesia Ni Cristo -- Islam -- Millenarian groups -- The government -- The military -- The educational system -- Manila -- References -- 4. Philippine society and contemporary issues -- The family -- Corruption -- Terrorism -- The diaspora -- The arts -- Literature -- Music -- Theater -- Film -- Visual arts -- References -- pt. 2. Reference section -- Key events in Philippine history -- Significant people, places, and events -- Language, food, etiquette, and customs -- Philippine-related organizations -- Annotated bibliography of recommended works.
Summary A revealing look at the history and contemporary culture of the Philippine Islands and their multicultural and foreign-influenced facets. It is a locals-eye view that gets straight to the heart of the Filipino experience.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212
Note Print version record.
ISBN 1851096809 (e-book)
9781851096800 (e-book)
9781851096756 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1851096752 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1851096752 (Cloth)
OCLC # 63133411
Additional Format Print version: Woods, Damon L. Philippines. Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-Clio, ©2006 1851096752 (OCoLC)61177321


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