Maria Cecilia C. Gastardo-Conaco

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The Social representations of history and identity project focuses on a synchronic set of events in the history of The Philippines, while aptly applying the model globally. Three studies employed the symbolic theory of history and identity to examine the impact of social representations of the 1986 EDSA I ‘People Power’ revolution on participation in subsequent protest social movements in the Philippines. Study 1 found that in 4 state universities scattered across the archipelago of the Philippines, the first EDSA revolution was nominated as the most important event in Filipino history, and formedRead More