Research


GENDER AND REVISED PENAL CODE

Published: February 14, 2017

by Angelico Cabredo All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood. (Article 1, UDHR ) All persons are equal before the law and are entitled without any discrimination to the equal protection of […]

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Highlighting Filipino women in Philippine History

Published: February 14, 2017

by RYAN KAREM E. HAPA Introduction During the pre-colonial Philippines, both men and women play important roles in society and enjoy the same rights. EDUCATIONAL DECREE OF 1863 Despite the Decree of 1863, basic education in the Philippines remained inadequate for the rest of the Spanish period. Often, there were not enough schools built. Teachers […]

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Gender and Economics: Its Impact to Economic Development

Published: February 14, 2017

by Marah P. Citra Objectives: …investing in women is not only the right thing to do. It is the smart thing to do. I am deeply convinced that, in women, the world has at its disposal, the most significant and yet largely untapped potential for development and peace Economics Social science which deals with how […]

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Gender & Politics

Published: February 14, 2017

by Deconstructing Representation of Women DECONSTRUCT To take apart or examine in order to reveal the basis or composition of, often with the intention of exposing biases, flaws, or inconsistencies Representative democracy (also indirect democracy, representative republic, or psephocracy) is a type of democracy founded on the principle of elected officials representing a group of […]

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‘THE WOMAN QUESTION’ AND THE FEMINIST MOVEMENT IN THE PHILIPPINES TOWARDS AUTHENTIC FILIPINO WOMEN LIBERATION

Published: February 13, 2017

by ALVIN A. SARIO, Ph.D. Philosophy Program, Aquinas University, Philippine alvin.sario@aq.edu.ph Filipino women are invisible Patriarchy makes them Far from gender equality, women empowerment, women liberation The ‘Woman Question’ Questions the status quo Critiques patriarchy Demands affirmative action Objectives SHOW and CRITIQUE the development of the feminist movement in the Philippines, PROVIDE a sort of […]

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