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Give a book this Chistmas!

As the year draws to a close, celebrate Christmas in a different way. Give the special people in your life something they will treasure long after the season is over. Give them a book from the UST Publishing House. We have more than 50 new titles for you to from. They include books by National [...]

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The Activist by Antonio Enriquez


by Elmer A. Ordoñez from: Antonio Enriquez’s new historical novel RECENTLY launched in Zamboanga City was Antonio Enriquez’s latest book, The Activist, billed by the University of Santo Tomas Press as a historical novel but “its peculiar gift is that it doesn’t read like one but a suspenseful mystery novel, keeping us well entertained, [...]

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Joel Salud reviews Charlson Ong’s Blue Angel White Shadow! by Carl Javier


Please follow the link to read Joel Salud’s review of Charlson Ong’s novel Blue Angel, White Shadow..

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Gitnang Uring Fantasya at Materyal na Kahirapan sa Neoliberalismo by Rolando B. Tolentino


Ang lampas-lampasang aspirasyon, libre naman kahit pa matumal ang tsansang makamit, ng gitnang uring fantasya ang epektibo at makapangyarihang ethos at etika ng paggagap sa kolektibong pagdanas sa kasalatan: ang material na kahirapang kinasasadlakan ng nakararami. Epektibong napainternalisa ng estado ang kawalang-kapangyarihan ng mamamayang makadanas sa labas ng gitnang uring fantasya. Wala itong safety net [...]

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Chinese Merchants of Binondo in the Nineteenth Century by Richard T. Chu


Richard Chu, with this book, brings back his readers to the turn of the nineteenth century to the twentieth by featuring two individual biographies and family histories of Chinese merchants in Manila. Basing from the records in various archives, Chu traces the strategies employed by the Sangleys to adapt to and take advantage of the [...]

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