Grateful acknowledgement is made to the following institutions for primary sources:
University of Michigan, The United States and its Territories: the Age of Imperialism
About the Author
Mina Roces is Senior Lecturer at the University of New South Wales School of History in Sydney, Australia. She is author of Women, Power and Kinship Politics: Female Power in Post-War Philippines (1998) and Kinship Politics in Post-War Philippines: The Lopez Family, 1945-1999 (2001), and coeditor of the anthologies Women in Asia (2000) and Wife or Worker? Asian Women and Migration (2003). Her research interests include postwar Philippine politics, the politics of dress in the Philippines, and Filipino migrants in Australia.
About the Lesson Plan Author
Janelle Collett is a history teacher and faculty technology leader at Springside School in Philadelphia, PA.