Family and Household sociologists

HideShow resource information
Murdock
study of 250 societes to develop the 'nuclear family' definition, 4 basic functions of the family sexual, economic, reproductive and educational
1 of 19
Parsons
extended family suits pre-industrial society, nuclear suits industrial society, expressive and instrumental roles
2 of 19
Engels
inheritance of private property protects Marxist society
3 of 19
Zaretsky
family is a haven, helps the proliteriat to feel in control and protects capital
4 of 19
Ansley
women are takes of ****
5 of 19
Laslett
only 10% of households in 1564-1821 lived with extended kin (pre industrial)
6 of 19
Anderson
1851 census showed 23% lived with kin (industrial times)
7 of 19
Chester
neo-conventional families, dual earners
8 of 19
Rapoport's
family diversity is in response to peoples needs, 5 types (organisational, cultural, social class, life stage, generational)
9 of 19
Giddens
greater choice and equality in women allows for more family diversity (contraception, independence)
10 of 19
Weeks
shift in attirdues and sexual morality since the 1950's, most do remain in the nuclear family but there is growing diversity
11 of 19
Beck
risk society, gender equality and greater individualism, negotiated family, equal relations
12 of 19
Willmott and Young
women now go to work and men take part in domestic labour and couples spend their leisure time seperately
13 of 19
Oakley
only 15% have a high level of participation in housework, 25% in childcare
14 of 19
Edgell
middle class couples study, women make unimportant decisions, men make important ones
15 of 19
Aries
'childhood' did not exist ion the middle ages, study of paintings
16 of 19
Postman
childhood is disappearing at a dazzling speed
17 of 19
Palmer
toxic childhood
18 of 19
Lloyd de Mause
march of progress, childhood is getting better
19 of 19

Other cards in this set

Card 2

Front

extended family suits pre-industrial society, nuclear suits industrial society, expressive and instrumental roles

Back

Parsons

Card 3

Front

inheritance of private property protects Marxist society

Back

Preview of the back of card 3

Card 4

Front

family is a haven, helps the proliteriat to feel in control and protects capital

Back

Preview of the back of card 4

Card 5

Front

women are takes of ****

Back

Preview of the back of card 5
View more cards

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Sociology resources:

See all Sociology resources »See all Families and households resources »