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From Romanticism to Surrealism: Seven Spanish Poets

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Eventually, by the 1920s, English became the primary language of administration and education. [62] But despite a significant decrease in influence and speakers, Spanish remained an official language of the Philippines when it became independent in 1946, alongside English and Filipino, a standardized version of Tagalog. In less stri dent days, Thomas Friedman candidly admitted, while writing about the wonders of global capitalism: “The hidden hand of the market will never work without a hidden fist.

Pages: 303

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers; 1st edition (June 28, 1988)

ISBN: 0389208108

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