The Philippines: A Global Studies Handbook

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ABC-CLIO, 2006 - History - 288 pages
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Interest in the Philippines has grown substantially over recent years. "The Philippines: A Global Studies Handbook" provides an all-encompassing introduction to the dramatic history of this intriguing nation as well as the contemporary social, political, economic, religious, and artistic life, written for travelers, business people, researchers, students, or general readers.

The author, an award-winning professor of Asian studies, explores the effects of centuries of change and continuity on this fascinating, often contradictory land. It is a locals-eye view that gets straight to the heart of the Filipino experience--a cultural tour that measures the profound impact of the islands' Japanese, Spanish, and American conquerors, as well as the influence of Islam, the Marcos regime, and the People Power revolutions that ousted Ferdinand Marcos and, 15 years later, Joseph Estrada.

  

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Contents

A Global Studies Handbook Series Editors Foreword
A Global Studies Handbook Preface and Acknowledgments
A Global Studies Handbook Part 1 Narrative Section
A Global Studies Handbook Part 2 Reference Section

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