Families and Households

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A union of consent between a man and a woman
Arranged marriage
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The dominant class that owns the means of production
Bourgeoisis
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a Multigenerational family with few members in each generation
Beanpole family
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living together in a paretnership without being married
Cohabitation
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The study of the population
Demography
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The couple share the same residence, remain legally married, but their marriage exists in name
Empty-shell Marriage
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Nuclear family plus grandparents, aunts, uncle and cousins, who live together to keep close contact
Extended family
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A view which challenges the view of men over women
Feminism
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A theory which sees society made up of parts to contribute to the maintenance and well being of society
Functionalism
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A indiviual or group of people who share a home- either related or not
Household
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The averge number of years a person is expected to live
Life Expectancy
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Feminists who see patriarchy resulting from class inequalities
Marxist Feminist
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A theory that sees a basic conflict of interest between those who own economic institutions and those who are employed by them
Marxism
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Families headed by women
Matriarchal family
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A system of marriage involving 2 adults, of each sex having a relationship with one person
Monogamy
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Family consisting of one male, one female and 1 or more children
Nuclear Family
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A person living alone
One-Person Household
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a family in which one or both partners bring children from previous relationships
Reconstitued family
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A nuclear family in which the roles of husbands and wives are similar
Symmetrical family
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Card 2

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The dominant class that owns the means of production

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Bourgeoisis

Card 3

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a Multigenerational family with few members in each generation

Back

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Card 4

Front

living together in a paretnership without being married

Back

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Card 5

Front

The study of the population

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