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1. What is matrilocal?

  • Living with or near the wife's family.
  • Parts we play in society, each role has its own roles which tells us how we should act in that role.
  • The process of learning to become a member of society.
  • The way of life of a group of people, which is learned and shared.
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2. What is the dark side of the family?

  • Threatening behaviour, committed by a family member against another.
  • A situation where family life damages its members.
  • A situation where women combine the responsiblities of paid work with their mother/housewife role.
  • Harm caused to a child under the age of 18 by an adult.

3. What is a house-husband?

  • Where a father live alone with their dependent children.
  • Living with or near the husbands family.
  • A man with main resoinsiblities for domestic tasks & childcare.
  • A person who has more than one marriage partner in their lifetime.

4. What is identity?

  • It is where the woman combines the responsibilities of a paid job with a mother/housewife role.
  • How we see ourselves and how others see us.
  • It is idea's about what is worthwhile and important in a culture.
  • It is when someone remains single as a positive life-style choice.

5. What is conjugal roles?

  • When a couple set up their own home.
  • The roles of a husband a wife who are living together.
  • A family in which conjugal roles are similar but not identical.
  • A situation in which family life damages it's members.


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