Family As A Social Institution Doc Essay

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INDEX

Contents
Page No:
1.
Introduction
03
1.1
Definition Of Family
03
1.2
Only Child families
03
1.3
Largest Families
03-04
1.4
Single Parent families
04
1.5
Marriage
04
1.6
Types of Marriage
04-05
1.7
Mate Selection
05
2.
Structure of Family
05-07
3.
Stages of Family
07
3.1
Stage One
07
3.2
Stage Two
07
3.3
Stage Three
07
3.4
Stage Four
07-08
3.5
Stage Five
08
3.6
Stage Six
08
4.
Role Of Family
08-09
4.1
Toward children
09
4.2
Toward Parent
09-10
5.
Theoretical analysis of the family
10
5.1 Function of the family structural functional analysis
10-11
5.2
INEQUALITY AND THE FAMILY
11
5.2.1
SOCIAL CONFLICT ANALYSIS
12
5.3
Micro level analysis
12
5.3.1
Interactionist view
12
6.
Family Life in Different Time
12
6.1
IN THE PAST
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The geographical location and the cultural traditions of the individuals involved in the marriage relationship. The legalities of marriage can be confusing and overwhelming. Before you get married, it is important to know the requirements for getting a marriage license such as age, identification, costs for the license, etc. Laws concerning marriage vary from state to state and country to country and change often.

1.6 Types of Marriage: In marriage there are 2 types of marriage:
Monogamy: Monogamy refers to the state of having only one mate at any one time; the term is applied to the social behavior of some animals and to a form of marriage in which an individual has only one spouse at any one time. In current usage monogamy often refers to having one sexual partner irrespective of marriage or reproduction. Recent discoveries have led biologists to talk about the three varieties of monogamy: social monogamy, sexual monogamy, and genetic monogamy. The distinction between these three is important to the modern understanding of monogamy.
Social monogamy refers to two persons/creatures that live together, have sex with each other, and cooperate in acquiring basic resources such as food, clothes, and money.
Sexual monogamy refers to two persons/creatures that remain sexually exclusive with each other and have no outside sex partners.
Genetic monogamy refers to two partners that only have offspring with each other.
Polygamy: several husbands or wives simultaneously
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