Industrial Revolution: Beginnings, Innovations, and Impact

Industrial Revolution: Beginnings, Innovations, and Impact 1

What is the Industrial Revolution? The Industrial Revolution (c. 1760 – 1840) was a transitional period in Europe and America that focused on change in manufacturing processes, from the development of products by hand to the use of machinery and automation. This period is characterized by the rapid development in manufacturing and various industries due … Read more

What is Monarchy?

What is Monarchy? 2

What is the meaning of Monarchy? A monarchy is a system of government that appoints a person as head of state for life, until the monarch is forced to give up his power, or until he voluntarily abdicates the throne. One characteristic of this system is known for how it handles the transfer of power … Read more

What is Mercantilism?

What is Mercantilism? 3

Definition of Mercantilism Mercantilism is a political and economic doctrine that aims to improve national development and strengthen state power by doing the following: Gathering precious metals (gold and silver) while maintaining the balance of trade in favor of the mercantilist country. Achieving economic independence through imperialism. Extracting and exploiting the natural resources and precious … Read more

Art in the Renaissance Period

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Renaissance artists borrowed style and themes from the Classical art of the Greeks and Romans. They used Greek and Roman stories and myths as inspiration for their art. With the height of the Catholic Church’s Influence artists also made depictions of events in the Bible and Church history. Politicians’ portraits, their patrons’ prestige, and ordinary … Read more

Gender and Sex: What is the Difference Between?

Gender and Sex: What is the Difference Between? 5

One of the most hotly debated issues in the modern time are issues concerning gender and sex. Most people would use this two terms interchangably which sometime cause confusion in the discussion of certain issues. This article aims to define and differentiate gender and sex. What is Sex? Sex is the distinction between male and … Read more

What is the Magna Carta of Women?

What is the Magna Carta of Women? 6

What is Republic Act 9710? Republic Act 9710 or also known as the Magna Carta of Women is a law made to protect the human rights of Filipino women and aims to eliminate all forms of discrimination, especially against marginalized women of sectors that are not given proper representation in society. It was enacted on … Read more

What is Scarcity?

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Scarcity is one of the problems that economics wants to solve. This occurs whenever the demand for services and products is much greater than the supply of goods and services. What is Scarcity? Scarcity exists due to the limited resources and the endless needs and wants of the people. This scarcity affects how a society … Read more

Ano ang Konsepto ng Pag-unlad?

Ano ang Konsepto ng Pag-unlad? 10

Ang pag-unlad ay madalas tumutukoy sa dahan-dahan na pagbabago, pagsulong at paglago ng isang bagay o gawain. Pagdating sa sosyo-ekonomikong pag-unlad, ang pag-unlad ay isang salita na mas naiuugnay sa mga pagbabago na nagdudulot ng mabuti. Ngunit ang ideya ng isang tao tungkol sa maituturing na pag-unlad ay maaaring iba sa ideya ng ibang tao … Read more