ERIC Number: ED421445
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1990-Mar
The Philippines: Historical Overview.
Shackford, Julie; Aquino, Belinda A., Ed.
This book provides readings and student lessons about the Philippines. Lessons and activities follow a chronological sequence and provide a good resource for those interested in the Philippines. The materials begin with prehistoric times and continue to the presidency of Corazon Aquino. Each chapter provides background information along with a glossary, student activities, and project suggestions. Chapters include: (1) "The Land and People of the Philippines"; (2) "Prehistory of the Philippines"; (3) "European Colonization of the Philippines"; (4) "United States Presence in the Philippines"; (5) "The Independent Philippines: Presidents and Issues"; and (6) "The People of the Philippines Today." The volume concludes with a 26-item bibliography. (EH)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Asian History, Asian Studies, Foreign Countries, Global Education, Instructional Materials, Multicultural Education, Non Western Civilization, Secondary Education, Social Studies
Center for Southeast Asian Studies, School of Hawaiian, Asian and Pacific Studies, 1890 East-West Road, Moore 416, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96822.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: Henry Luce Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Hawaii Univ., Manoa. School of Hawaiian, Asian, and Pacific Studies.
Identifiers - Location: Philippines