Murdocks four fuctionalist points for the family

  • Stable satisfaction of the sex drive: Sex with the same partner, preventing social disruption caused by sexual freedom and loose sexual morals.
  • Reproduction
  • Socialsation of the young, showing societys norms and values
  • Meeting it members economic needs such as food and shelter
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Murdocks four fuctionalist points for the family

  • Stable satisfaction of the sex drive: Sex with the same partner, preventing social disruption caused by sexual freedom and loose sexual morals.
  • Reproduction
  • Socialsation of the young, showing societys norms and values
  • Meeting it members economic needs such as food and shelter
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