A Look at Latin American Lifestyles

Author(s):
Mayers, Marvin K
Description:

Describes Latin American lifestyles and value systems from an anthropological perspective.

Shares procedures to increase effective interpersonal relations: mutual respect, awareness of differences, and bridges of rapport. Looks at the family, values, status, and honor.

Table of Contents:

Introduction

1. First Impressions
2. Multisociety
3. Status
4. The Behavior of Status
5. Manliness and Female Honor
6. Marriage
7. The Family
8. Extensions of the Family
9. The Church
10. The Military
11. Government
12. The Woman
13. Activities
14. Values
15. The Economic Life
16. The Changing Scene in Latin America
17. The Agent of Change

Bibliography

$13.00
Date:
1976
Extent:
v, 119 pages
Subject:
Anthropology
ISBN 13:
978-0883121702
ISBN 10:
0883121700
Size:
6 × 9 × 0.29 in
Weight:
0.4 lb
Field:
Country:
Guatemala
Content Language: