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nuclear family
a mother, father and their biological children
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gay and lesbian family
same sex couple living in a household
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extended family
family contains 3 generartions who live together
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lone-parent family
one parent and their dependent child(ren)
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reconstituted family
both parents have children from a previous marriage
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empty nest
originally a nuclear family but the children have left home
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beanpole family
long and thin family tree
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household
a house containing people that do not have to be blood related
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monogamy
a marriage where the person only has one spouse
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polygamy
man or woman has more thsn one spouse
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polyandry
a woman with more than one spouse
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polygany
a man with more than one spouse
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bigamy
crime committed for having more than one spouse
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divorce
the legal ending of a marriage
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conjugal roles
the roles that men and women do in a house
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symmetrical family
men and women share the same amount of time on roles in the house
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breadwinner
traditionally the man, but the parent in the household that brings in the money
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primary socialisation
teaching your children the norms and values of society
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same sex couple living in a household

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gay and lesbian family

Card 3

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family contains 3 generartions who live together

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Card 4

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one parent and their dependent child(ren)

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Card 5

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both parents have children from a previous marriage

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