Families and Household

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Household
A person or group of people living in the same residence/household
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Nuclear family
A family consisting of a male and female parent with their dependent children
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Multicultural
More than one ethnic group or culture within a society
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Extended family
A family that extends beyond the nuclear family who typically live nearby or in one household
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Divorce
The legal seperation of a married couple
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Reconstitued family
the joining of two adults via marriage, cohabitation or civil partnership who have children from previous relationships (STEP FAMILY)
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Domestic labour
Housework and child care
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Expressive role
The 'womans job' of being a homemaker, childbearer and childrearer
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Fidelity
Faithfulness to a person, cause or belief by showing loyalty and support
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Geographical Mobility
Ability to move around the country mostly for employment
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Industrialisation
Development of industry on extensive scale
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Instrumental role
Male role of breadwinner
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Kinship
Connection by blood, marriage, adoptions or family relationships
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Primary socialisation
Norms and values learnt in the home mainly taught by parents
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Secondary socialisation
Norms and values learnt outside the home mainly taught by mass media, education, religion
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Single parenthood
When a parent has the main responsibility of raising a child on their own without support. Mainly the woman
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Patriarchy
Male dominated Society
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Conjugal relationship
The relationships between married or cohabiting partners
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Division of Labour
women do housework, childrearing and men are breadwinners
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Dual burden
Women take on domestic tasks and a full time job
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Triple Burden
Women doing domestic tasks, full time job and emotional support
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Card 2

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A family consisting of a male and female parent with their dependent children

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Nuclear family

Card 3

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More than one ethnic group or culture within a society

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Card 4

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A family that extends beyond the nuclear family who typically live nearby or in one household

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Card 5

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The legal seperation of a married couple

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