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Family. Taiwan. VS. America. Key Points. Family structure Hierarchy of members Typical lifestyle Interaction within the family. Taiwan. Structure. Large and connected Parents, Children, elders and extended family Children with grandparents in small towns Parents live and work in city

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Family

Family

Taiwan

VS

America


Key points
Key Points

  • Family structure

  • Hierarchy of members

  • Typical lifestyle

  • Interaction within the family


Taiwan
Taiwan

Structure

  • Large and connected

  • Parents, Children, elders and extended family

  • Children with grandparents in small towns

  • Parents live and work in city

  • 2 or 3 generations


Hierarchy
Hierarchy

  • Age, gender, and generation

  • Father’s authority is unquestioned

  • Women as husband’s family

  • Responsible for kids

  • Obedience, devotion and respect to elders


Lifestyle
Lifestyle

  • Often crowded conditions

  • Second highest pop density

  • Women increased participation

  • Last name is first


Interaction within family
Interaction Within Family

  • Persuasion and encouragement as discipline

  • Anger is weakness

  • Uncomfortable seeking outside help

  • Family reputation

  • Hide feelings


America
America

Structure

  • Households: Father, mother, children, sometimes grandparents

  • 2 generations in one house

  • Families of all sorts of living conditions


Hierarchy1
Hierarchy

  • Father and Mother share responsibility

  • No clearly set roles

  • Elders cared for, but not as high respect

  • Older siblings


Lifestyle1
Lifestyle

  • Childrens’ schooling

  • Post-schooling (stay at home)

  • Holidays

  • Sibling rivalry

  • Children distanced from parents


Interaction within family1
Interaction Within Family

  • Gatherings

  • Financial and moral support

  • Punishment used as discipline

  • Very open feelings

  • Help from all over

  • Dysfunction


Similarities
Similarities

  • Women independence

  • Respect for those with responsibility

  • Rural and Suburban conditions



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