Between Two Worlds - Society, Politics, and Business in the by Rupert Hodder

By Rupert Hodder

This publication considers the tensions and complementarities among varied attitudes in the direction of social relationships - at the one hand, the perspective aspired to within the West, which emphasises individualism, institutional probity, and the guideline of legislation, and which regards social relationships as beliefs or absolutes; and, nonetheless, the angle frequently present in Asia, the place loyalties in accordance with kinship, neighborhood networks, and locations of foundation are very important, and the place social relationships, associations and practices are frequently fabric for manipulation and the pursuit of ambition. The ebook explores the character of those assorted attitudes, discussing the several attitudes as they're present in perform within the Philippines. It considers how they're sure up with fabric development, and the way they've got an important influence, on company, politics and region-centre relations.

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