Criticisms of functionalists theory of the family

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  • criticisms of functionalist theory of the family
    • people have different norms and values
    • doesn't take into account  modern society
    • Parsons view can be seen as sexists
    • when the theories were written society was different
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    • old fashioned theory
    • unethical in this day and age
    • not all unstable personalities threaten society
  • because society has changed its more acceptable to have children outside of marriage
    • criticisms of functionalist theory of the family
      • people have different norms and values
      • doesn't take into account  modern society
      • Parsons view can be seen as sexists
      • when the theories were written society was different
      • Untitled
      • Untitled
      • old fashioned theory
      • unethical in this day and age
      • not all unstable personalities threaten society

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