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Unformatted text preview: to spread our beliefs and values of democracy and Christianity. 5) For Taking control of the Philippines 1) This expansion would give industries a chance to develop mass production, increasing the availability of products in the foreign and domestic markets 2) Economy of industries and agriculture would be improved because the foreign markets would help any surplus of our goods. 3) These lives are going to be lost nevertheless because of the war that is occurring in the Philippines, the United States is helping their nation in the long run with political stability and economic security. 4) The Filipinos are not capable of governing themselves, Americans are doing them a favor by giving them a more balanced and stable system under which they can support themselves 5)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course HIST 0601 taught by Professor Rurk during the Spring '08 term at Pittsburgh.
- Spring '08
- US History