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Alfredo E

Alfredo E

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Alfredo E.

Evangelista (1926 - October 18, 2008) Evangelista obtained his Master's degree in anthropology in 1959 from the University of Chicago under the Fulbright Program. He joined the National Museum of the Philippines following his graduation from Chicago.[1] Many of Evangelista's discoveries are regarded as some of the most important archeological finds in the country's history. His finds included the oldest known primary burial site in the Philippines. The human remains found by Evangelista as the Duyong Cave on the island of Palawan are approximately 5,580 years old.[1] Evangelista also uncovered the Laguna Copper Plate, which is considered to be the earliest known legal document in the Philippines. Another of Evangelista's important finds was discovered inside of a some boat burial coffins excavated on Banton Island. Two small pieces of cloth found inside of the coffins are regarded as the only known existing prehistoric cloth in the Philippines. The cloths has since been declared Filipino National Cultural Treasures.[1] He continued to head the Anthropology Division of the National Museum of the Philippines until his retirement as its deputy director in 1989. Alfredo E. Evangelista died at his home in San Pedro, Laguna, on October 18, 2008, at the age of 82.

" Bello is also a fellow of the Transnational Institute (based in Amsterdam). where he was a research associate with the Center for South East Asian Studies. Educated at Princeton University. Born in Manila. In March 2008 he was named Outstanding Public Scholar for 2008 by the International Studies Association. 1972[1]. academic. He is a professor of sociology and public administration at the University of the Philippines Diliman. a policy research institute based in Bangkok. Prior to that he was executive director of the Institute for Food and Development Policy (Food First) in Oakland. California. combining the roles of intellectual and activist. whose website describes him as "one of the leading critics of the current model of economic globalization. as well as executive director of Focus on the Global South. Bello was awarded the Right Livelihood Award. Walden Bello is the founding director of Focus on the Global South. he became a political activist following the declaration of Martial Law by then-President Ferdinand Marcos on September 21. he subsequently taught at the University of California. In 2003. where his lectures focus predominantly on issues of globalization. Thailand. where he did his doctorate in sociology in 1975. and is a columnist for Foreign Policy In Focus.Filipino Sociologist Walden Bello (born 1945) A Filipino author. Bello currently sits as a member of Congress in the Philippines' House of Representatives where he serves as the political party Akbayan's second nominee. Berkeley. Philippines. . and political analyst. He is also a guest professor at Binghamton University.

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