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The Challenges Facing the Global South: Perspectives from the Philippines

Edited by: Charmaine G. Misalucha

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    The challenges facing the global south: perspectives from the Philippines

    International Relations scholarship highlights the differences of the countries in the global south. The postcolonial histories of countries herein give rise to unique experiences that push them to consolidate...

    Charmaine G. Misalucha

    Bandung: Journal of the Global South 2015 2:7

    Published on: 26 November 2015

    The Publisher's Erratum to this article has been published in Bandung: Journal of the Global South 2016 3:24

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    Philippine-US relations: the relevance of an evolving alliance

    The Philippines and the United States maintain close ties that are grounded in a Mutual Defense Treaty signed in 1951. Security cooperation has been a hallmark despite evolving dynamics in the bilateral relati...

    Ava Patricia C. Avila and Justin Goldman

    Bandung: Journal of the Global South 2015 2:6

    Published on: 29 September 2015

    The Publisher's Erratum to this article has been published in Bandung: Journal of the Global South 2016 3:24

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    Disability-inclusive electoral systems: analyzing the Philippine electoral policy using the disability convention (DisCo) policy framework

    For more than a century now, the Philippines has been at the forefront of democracy in the Southeast Asian region. Since the early 1990s, the country has sought to institutionalize democratic processes, which ...

    John Paul P. Cruz

    Bandung: Journal of the Global South 2015 2:23

    Published on: 16 September 2015

    The Publisher's Erratum to this article has been published in Bandung: Journal of the Global South 2016 3:24

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    Overseas Filipino workers in conflict zones: narratives of Filipino nurses in Libya

    This paper examines the risk perception of Filipino nurses who worked in Libya during the height of post-2011 crisis. The narratives reveal that Filipino nurses took advantage of the massive hiring campaign or...

    Ron Bridget T. Vilog and Marie Donna M. Ballesteros

    Bandung: Journal of the Global South 2015 2:22

    Published on: 10 September 2015

    The Publisher's Erratum to this article has been published in Bandung: Journal of the Global South 2016 3:24

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    Achieving human security for migrants: the limits of state policies and migration-development initiatives

    The Philippines is one of the top migrant sending countries and is often lauded as a model migrant country due to its skilled migrant labor force, high remittance rates and forward-thinking government policies...

    Benjamin A. San Jose

    Bandung: Journal of the Global South 2015 2:21

    Published on: 8 September 2015

    The Publisher's Erratum to this article has been published in Bandung: Journal of the Global South 2016 3:24

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    The entrapment of asymmetry: the Philippines between the US and China

    This paper aims to analyze the asymmetric dilemma facing the Philippines and China in the South China Sea tensions. Among American East Asian allies, the Philippines seems to stand on the frontline between two...

    Elaine Tolentino and Myungsik Ham

    Bandung: Journal of the Global South 2015 2:20

    Published on: 2 September 2015

    The Publisher's Erratum to this article has been published in Bandung: Journal of the Global South 2016 3:24