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Machismo In Mexican Culture

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A cultural and social event that I think is especially relevant to this material is the endurance of machismo attitudes of many Mexican and culture. Mexican culture and beliefs are so strong that even when they move or migrate from Mexico to the United States, a new culture, still persists and continue. Mexican cultivates patriarchy ideas which the importance is the support of the family. Men provide the financial support in the household while the woman is the homemakers who take care of the children while the husband is working outside. As well, they cultivate respect within the marriage where the women if often relegated to the demands and desires of her husband. As a consequence, machismo is created as an ideology which men believe they
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