Familism and a Changing Society
THIS DISCUSSION SHOULD BE NO LESS THAN 300 WORDS AND APA FORMAT
- Many regard the family as a real strength in the Latino community, but is this always the case? What are the positive and negative aspects of familism?
- Research the web for information on familism. Does familism promote psychological well-being? Do men or women benefit more from familism?
- Around the world, it appears familism is coming to an end. What are the economic, political and cultural implications of the changes underway in the traditional family unit?
- What are your experiences with family? Are you familiar with the concept of familism? How do you personally feel about extended family and how it affects family life and career? (IM AFRICAN AMERICAN)