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Set of guidelines inherited from the society; tells us how to view the world, how to experience it and how to behave

Culture

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Capacity of people to make individual decisions

Agency

3

High value on interpersonal relationships; placing priority upon the other taking into account the impact of what one says and does

Personalism

4

Way of relating to others not necessarily related to us using models of relationship derived from family patterns

Familism

5

Concern displayed by older relatives for younger ones (malasakit)

Paternalism

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Differences in emotions (3)

Objective vs Subjective
Impersonal vs Personal
Organizational vs Familial

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Differences in managerial style (3)

Bureaucratic vs Consultative
Legal vs Persuasion
Adversarial vs Developing a consensus

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Impact on Interpersonal Relations

Individual incentive vs Group incentive
Segmented Decisions vs General Decisions
Specific Specialization vs Generalization

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Reflective not of our superiority, but of our different experience of the world

Jargon

10

Clinical categories, symptoms from a medical practitioner's perspective

Disease

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State of discomfort of being brought about by symptoms

Illness

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As __________ and _____________, doctors have to translate the language of two different spheres for each other speakers

Bridges, culture brokers

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Communication Style

Personalized, sensitive
Use of honorifics
Polite, respectful tone
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