Sociological Approaches on Family

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  • Created on: 28-03-14 20:14

Functionalism - Believe nuclear family is a positive instuition that is beneficial to society. Four functions they perform good for society as a whole:

- Reproduction

       - Financial Support

       - Emotional Support

       - Primary Socialisation

       (^Universal Functions^)

New Right - Similar views to functionalists. Nuclear family very important to society. T


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