5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Traditional Family
- Why we live in families
- a Middle class version of the nuclear family
- b 1. Continuity as a result of emotional attachments, rights, and obligation.
2. Close proximity
3. Intimate awareness
4. Economic benefits
- c The practice of having two or more wives.
- d The practice of having two or more spouses at a time.
The preferred marital arrangement worldwide.
- e the shaping of individual behavior to conform to social or cultural norms
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- A group of two or more persons related by birth, marriage, or adoption, and residing together in a household
- A legally recognized union between two people. Generally a man and a woman, in which they are united sexually, cooperate economically, and may give birth to, adopt, or rear children.
In western cultures, the only legal form is monogomy
As simple as such a definition may make it seem, it differs among cultures and has changed considerably in our society.
- Family formed through living or cohabiting with another person, whether they are married or unmarried
- Outside forces shape family experiences
- Group of related families
5 True/False Questions
4 functions of family → Provision of intimacy
Formation of a cooperative economic unit
Reproduction and socialization
Assignment of social roles and status
Centrist perspective → The changes in family patterns are just that- changes, not signs of familial decline
Families are dynamic → If one family member does an action-it affects the entire family
Polyandry → The practice of having two or more husbands
Traditional gender roles → Middle class version of the nuclear family