Family Types (QUIZSEARCH)

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  • Created on: 25-03-14 09:27
2 adults of either sex with children
NUCLEAR FAMILY
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2 adults of either sex with the male breadwinner and the female housewife
TRADITIONAL NUCLEAR FAMILY
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The nuclear family presented by the media
CEREAL PACKET FAMILY
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Dual-working family (both parents work)
NEO-NUCLEAR FAMILY
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Step-brothers and step-sisters living together
BLENDED FAMILY
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Living with/regular contact with grandparents and/or great-grandparents
BEANPOLE FAMILY
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Living with/regular contact with cousins, aunts and uncles
HORIZONTALLY EXTENDED FAMILY
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Continued contact with family members despite living apart
MODIFIED EXTENDED FAMILY
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A family unit headed by one parent
LONE-PARENT FAMILY
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One person living alone
SINGLE PERSON HOUSEHOLD
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Separated parents with an equal share in parenting
CO-PARENTING
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Homosexuals living together/in a relationship
SAME SEX COUPLE
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A couple living together without being married
COHABITING COUPLE
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One or more parent(s) living in a house after their children have moved out
EMPTY NEST FAMILY
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2 married adults staying together without any love or affection
EMPTY SHELL MARRIAGE
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2 adults who perform equally shared roles
SYMMETRICAL FAMILY
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Having one partner at a time
MONOGAMY
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Having many partners at a time
POLYGAMY
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Being related to each other by blood/marriage/law
KINSHIP
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Card 2

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2 adults of either sex with the male breadwinner and the female housewife

Back

TRADITIONAL NUCLEAR FAMILY

Card 3

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The nuclear family presented by the media

Back

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Card 4

Front

Dual-working family (both parents work)

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

Step-brothers and step-sisters living together

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
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