A Look at Filipino Lifestyles

Author(s):
Mayers, Marvin K
Description:

Describes Filipino lifestyles and value systems from an anthropological perspective.

Shows points of potential conflict between North American and Filipino cultures, and emphasizes the importance of observing a society's norms to ensure satisfactory relationships.

Table of Contents:

Introduction

1. Making Contact with the Filipino
2. The Family
3. The Alliance
4. Linking Alliances
5. The Nation
6. Status
7. The Behavior of Status
8. Reciprocity
9. The Reciprocal Relationship
10. The Role of the Intermediary
11. Conflict and Conflict Resolution
12. Celebration
13. A Value Profile
14. Education
15. Orientation to Bicultural Living

Appendix 1. A Survey of Filippine History
Appendix 2. History of Lipa City

Glossary
Bibliography

$16.00
Date:
1980
Extent:
vii, 165 pages
ISBN 13:
978-0883121580
Subject:
Ethnography
Cross-cultural communication
ISBN 10:
0883121581
Size:
6 × 9 × 0.37 in
Weight:
0.6 lb
Field:
Country:
Philippines
Content Language: