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  • Family
    • *Nuclear family *Step family *Lone parent *Extended *Gay and lesbian familiy *House holds
      • Functionalist Approach. The family has 4 functions :Reproduction Socialisation Economic& Emotional support .
        • However there are too much domestic violence . Affects children
      • Marxist Approach . against families Nuclear family causes capitalism & social inequalities
      • New right Approach. The nuclear family is the best , teaches the norms and values , children develop into stable adults
        • Against other families
      • Feminist Approach . Against families .The family has a negative impact on women .
    • changes
      • Families are more fair and equal
        • Young and Willmott!1973) equality between the two gender : Decision making , money making , house work& childcare
          • However, Crompton and Lynette believes that there has been some changes , but man household work has not changed .
            • Men went to work .(breadwinner)
              • Role of the father in families has changed because they are more child centred
                • Gatrel believes that fathers wants to be more involved in their child's life , however some women believe that men just part of it to avoid house work .
                • Young and Willmott believes the these are equal
      • Gender Equality
        • Young and Willmott!1973) equality between the two gender : Decision making , money making , house work& childcare
          • However, Crompton and Lynette believes that there has been some changes , but man household work has not changed .
            • Men went to work .(breadwinner)
              • Role of the father in families has changed because they are more child centred
                • Gatrel believes that fathers wants to be more involved in their child's life , however some women believe that men just part of it to avoid house work .
                • Young and Willmott believes the these are equal
      • Conjugal roles were segregated (unequal)
        • Women stays at home and does the domestic work
    • Parent child relationship
      • Children are now more involved in decision making as well
      • Education Act (1918)
      • Grandmother and grandfathers are involved in the grandchildren life
      • Adult children cares for their parents & grandparents

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