Closer Than Brothers: Manhood at the Philippine Military Academy

Closer Than Brothers Manhood at the Philippine Military Academy An approach to the military and political history of the Philippines Comparing two generations of graduates from the Philippine Military Academy the classes of and McCoy uncovers fundamental

  • Title: Closer Than Brothers: Manhood at the Philippine Military Academy
  • Author: Alfred W. McCoy
  • ISBN: 9780300077650
  • Page: 470
  • Format: Hardcover
  • An approach to the military and political history of the Philippines Comparing two generations of graduates from the Philippine Military Academy the classes of 1940 and 1971 McCoy uncovers fundamental differences in their academic socialization and subsequent ascent to power.

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    1. In the 1980s, the Philippines (specifically Metropolitan Manila) was rocked by 9 coup attempts by a faction in the military. I remember the bloodiest of these, the one in December of 1989, when I was seven years old. One of my earliest recollections then was the sight of a coup dive-bomber attacking the government TV station which was (and still is) near our house in Quezon City."Closer than Brothers: Manhood at the Philippine Military Academy" by the noted historian and political scientist Alfr [...]

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