The Philippines: A Global Studies Handbook

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ABC-CLIO, 2006 - History - 288 pages
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A unique, revealing look at the history and contemporary culture of the Philippine Islands and their multicultural and foreign-influenced facets.

* An etiquette section that discusses respect and levels of interaction, first names and surnames, titles of respect, and core values versus surface values

* Twelve photographs of noteworthy figures such as physician and novelist Jose Rizal, nationalist Andres Bonifacio, and other Filipino heroes


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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
A Global Studies Handbook Index
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Damon L. Woods, Ph.D., is a lecturer in the Department of Asian and Asian American Studies at California State University, Long Beach, CA.

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