Sociology G672 - Topic 1 essay plans

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Two ways in which families differ from households.

'Family are an idea rather than a physically real thing' Gittens.
A household is a group of people living together, whereas family living together are connected by blood.

1) Responsibility
- Joint or segregated in families, shared in households.
- Patriarchy within the family, women do more domestic labour than men.
- Elizabeth Bott indentified the seperate roles between man…


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