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2. What is a nuclear family?

  • 2 adults of either sex with children
  • 2 adults of either sex with the male breadwinner and the female housewife
  • Separated parents sharing equal roles

3. What is a cohabiting couple?

  • One person living alone
  • A couple living together without being married
  • A couple staying in regular contact despite living apart

4. What is an empty shell marriage?

  • A family unit headed by one parent
  • 2 married adults staying together without any love or affection
  • One or more parent(s) living in a house after their children have moved out

5. What is co-parenting?

  • Separated parents with an equal share in parenting
  • 2 adults living together with an equal share in parenting
  • The family presented in the media


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