NotesFAQContact Us
Search Tips
Peer reviewed Peer reviewed
ERIC Number: EJ444133
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0091-4150
Motivations for Parent Care: The Case of Filial Children in Korea.
Sung, Kyu-Taik
International Journal of Aging and Human Development, v34 n2 p109-24 1992
Identified five major types of motivation for parent care in a survey of 130 filial Koreans: respect for parents, filial responsibility, harmonization of family, repayment of debts, and filial sacrifice. Discusses qualitative dimensions of parent care in cultural context of Korea. Discusses importance of nurturing filial morality and need for advancing traditional values associated with caring relationships. (Author/ABL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: South Korea