Barangay: Sixteenth-century Philippine Culture and Society

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Ateneo University Press, Jan 1, 1994 - History - 306 pages
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Review: Barangay: Sixteenth-Century Phiippine Culture and Society

User Review  - Katrina - Goodreads

Insightful views on the lives, culture and traditions of the ethnic tribes in the Philippines as documented by the Spanish friars and scribes. Although it is more descriptive than analytic, it ... Read full review

Review: Barangay: Sixteenth-Century Phiippine Culture and Society

User Review  - Bob Gustafson - Goodreads

Excellent scholarship. Mediocre presentation. Everything is laid out in an orderly fashion, but it's like reading a dictionary, where the words are arranged by topic rather than alphabetically ... Read full review

Contents

The Visayas
4
PHYSICAL APPEARANCE
17
FOOD AND FARMING
35
TRADES AND COMMERCE
54
RELIGION
77
LITERATURE AND ENTERTAINMENT
94
NATURAL SCIENCE
113
SOCIAL ORGANIZATION
127
BIKOLANDIA
179
TAGALOG CULTURE AND TECHNOLOGY
189
TAGALOG SOCIETY AND RELIGION
217
CENTRAL LUZON
243
Pampanga Culture Pampanga Law Lawsuits Pangasinan Culture
249
NORTHERN LUZON
257
Notes 277 Bibliographical Essay
282
Bibliography 288 Index
300

WEAPONS AND WAR
147
MINDANAO
161

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