Sociology - Family

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1. Duncombe and Marsden (1995) discovered the triple shift. What is the triple shift?

  • Men have paid and unpaid work as well as DIY.
  • Women having paid and unpaid work as well as childcare/housework.
  • Women cook, clean and iron.
  • Women having paid and unpaid work.
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2. Which one of these is NOT an alternative to families?

  • Friends.
  • Teacher.
  • Fostering.
  • Communes.

3. A househusband is _____.

  • When the wife works and the husband stays at home.
  • When the husband works and does housework at the same time..
  • The husband looks after the children.
  • The wife helps the husband and they both stay at home.

4. Which factor did NOT affect the rise of Divorce?

  • Smaller family size - Contraception.
  • Women's Independence.
  • Everyone cares about religion more.
  • Secularisation.

5. Family is the main agent of _______.

  • Formal Social Control.
  • Divorce.
  • Primary Socialisation.
  • Secondary Socialisation.

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RandomNames

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simkaur

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Great help thanks!

Adolescence

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Quite good although the definitions for the triple shift and dual/double burden I was taught are different.

titaxo

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confused but k

RevisionIsAStruggle

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Thank you for this! Exam tomorrow - am dreading it.

Emmanuela D.O.

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Its good

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