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5 Matching questions

  1. The family of orientation
  2. Affiliated Kin
  3. Polygamy
  4. Shared features of a marriage
  5. Notes
  1. a The practice of having two or more spouses at a time.
    The preferred marital arrangement worldwide.
  2. b Despite cultural and historical variation the following characteristic seem to be shared:
    Gender, sexuality, relationships with kin and in-laws, legitimacy of children
    Establishment of specific roles within the wider community
    Transferr of wealth and property
    Assignment of responsibility for caring for and socializing children or thier relatives
  3. c The family in which we grew up
  4. d unrelated individuals who feel and are treated as if they were relatives
  5. e Our attitudes and beliefs affect and distort views...
    Experience vs expertise
    Ongoing social controversy

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Middle class version of the nuclear family
  2. Share aspects of both liberal and conservative positions
  3. The practice of having only one spouse at a time over and over again.
  4. 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.
  5. Family formed through living or cohabiting with another person, whether they are married or unmarried

5 True/False questions

  1. Socializationthe shaping of individual behavior to conform to social or cultural norms


  2. Ideological positions (Not absolute)Provision of intimacy
    Formation of a cooperative economic unit
    Reproduction and socialization
    Assignment of social roles and status


  3. Traditional gender rolesMiddle class version of the nuclear family


  4. Families are diverseNot all families react the same way


  5. Consanguineous relationshipscreated through biological ties. (through birth)