Essays Tagged: "Philippines"

Both the Mexican War and the Spanish American War were a direct result in the abusive ways of superior power and influence.

States paid no attention to Spain and aggressively sought more territory and influence in Cuba, the Philippines, and Puerto Rico. The war started when the United States declared war on Spain after the ... eighbors and gain more influence in the countries. The main targets were Cuba, Puerto Rico, and the Philippines. Cuba was the first to initiate its own struggle for independence from Spain. America, b ...

(3 pages) 255 2 4.5 Mar/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > North American Wars

American Imperialism in the late 1800s.

ion, then we would have never gotten the islands of Hawaii or Alaska. We also helped the Cubans and Philippines to gain their freedom and got Puerto Rico as a territory too. Imperialism was a much bet ...

(4 pages) 29638 0 4.2 Sep/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

AFTA and Malaysian Economic

argest automotive market within the ten-nation ASEAN, followed by Indonesia, Malaysia, and then the Philippines. But the situation has changed in 1997 and 1998, where Malaysia became the largest vehic ... anged in 1997 and 1998, where Malaysia became the largest vehicle market, followed by Thailand, the Philippines and Indonesia. The automotive sector in Malaysia is assumed to be an engine of industria ...

(14 pages) 138 2 4.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Analysis of "Evaluations" and "When Done for Thee" by Alfredo Litiatco

lso called by noted writer Manuel Viray as "one of the foremost practitioners of light verse in the Philippines," and Jose Garcia Villa ranked him as "among the best short story writers in the Philipp ... the better ones in the entire range of world literature" while his light verse "has no equal in the Philippines."

(2 pages) 17 1 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > World Literature > Poetry

The case of the furniture sector in China

business operations in different countries including Australia, New Zealand, China, Singapore, the Philippines, UK and US, recently it's eager to continue diversifying its assets abroad. Therefore th ... ely low risk. It seems less risky compared to some other countries in the region like Indonesia and Philippines.Country Risk score(100=most risky) Country Risk score(100=most risky)China 41 Philippine ...

(15 pages) 271 0 5.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

American Expansion - Written in the perspective of a pro-imperialist during the times of imperialism (early 1900's).

a necessity when it comes to transportation. These countries such as the Dominican Republic and the Philippines just have dirt trails. They do not have the money, time, or workers to create organized ...

(3 pages) 24 0 3.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Basic/Black Zale Youngman, Inc

Colgate-Palmolive (C&P) brands". [1] From the end of the 1980s, the advertising industry in the Philippines had increased dramatically (refer to figure 1).The average increase is (33.2+23.4+19.6+1 ... ped the opportunity (see the figure 2 & 3). In 1992, BBZ ranked first in agency billings in the Philippines.1.4 Organizational CultureThe strength of BBZ, which also stimulated the agency to impro ...

(21 pages) 93 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

12 minutes first person view

up, that's me!" From that moment on I had spent 40 minutes talking about how she and I are from the Philippines. She can speak Tagalog and Visaya fluently while I can speak both of those only in bits ... with her and not paying attention to my friends, I got know more things about her; she lived in the Philippines for nine years before she came to the States,she has 2 sisters, all younger than her, he ...

(4 pages) 22 0 4.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Gerontology interview

Chapter TwoI interviewed Ellen, someone from my own culture, Philippines. She came here when she was 31 years old. She didn't come directly from the Philippines ... t when she was younger, a lot different from what we have now back home. She said back then, in the Philippines, we don't have washing machines, electrical gadgets in the kitchen, that's one of the th ...

(2 pages) 17 0 0.0 Jan/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Mother-Daughter Relationship

in my relationship with my mother, which I may describe as a roller-coaster ride. When I was in the Philippines, my relationship with my mother started as rough because I was too immature to understan ...

(6 pages) 76 0 4.7 Feb/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Communication Studies

I Am Such A Gook

nd culture. However, the Origins of Racist Terms website says that "gook" originated from the Philippines during the time of the Spanish-American War. Wherever the term came from, it was used as ... h-American War and Korean-American War respectively. The American soldiers staying in Korea and the Philippines did not intend to use the term "gook" as an insult, but as a way to point them out. But ...

(4 pages) 16 0 3.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American


Asians and Filipinos too. Maybe the whites think that they are the domineering race, because in the Philippines you won't see a foreigner being disrespected or discriminated against.B. In Sexism, you ...

(2 pages) 982 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Black Awareness & Racism

I'll Be


(1 pages) 1242 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > Romeo & Juliet

An Inside Look at Off-shoring IT Jobs

jobs. Countries reaping the benefit of U.S. off-shoring include front runner, India, along with the Philippines, Russia, and Ireland (Laube). Three of the leading U.S. based companies utilizing off-sh ...

(11 pages) 63 0 2.3 Mar/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Markets & Exchanges

A Case Analysis: "A River Once Ran Through It"


(3 pages) 2354 0 4.0 Jan/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Immigration, Policy and The State

Smick, Elisabeth 2006;}} The majority of these immigrants come from Asia, particularly, China, The Philippines, and India. However, today, while some political groups talk about increasing the amount ...

(9 pages) 44 0 5.0 Feb/2010

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Mergers and Acquisitions

ent clients all around the world. Today IBM Daksh has 25 service delivery centres in India and the Philippines and is an integral part of the IBM's BPO/BTO delivery network around the world. More tha ... ashington. In addition to its BPO facilities in India, Daksh set up a BPO facility in Manila in the Philippines in January that is expected to employ 1000 people by year end. The company's investors i ...

(9 pages) 34 0 0.0 May/2010

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Post modernist view

.The founding and establishmentof the Philippine Constabulary during the American occupation of the Philippines provides a good example of how the uniform, became an ideal, colonial tactic for colonia ... cal army unit to maintain peace and order in the midst of the civilian and rebellious unrest in the Philippines had to be implemented. It was then realized that the US army was not ideal to be the one ...

(8 pages) 9 0 0.0 Mar/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community


that there is an extensive body of work on the departure and re-settlement of her people, what the Philippines has produced are either fictions or biographies, and very little criticism. It can be ob ... to make the better ones emerge. In a sense, love offers a counter-memory of the woman's origin, the Philippines, presumably where everything else was perfect. Perhaps, the memory of the old country al ...

(23 pages) 9 0 0.0 Mar/2012

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community