F&H New Right

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  1. NUCLEAR FAMILY UNIVERSAL
    No, but it should be, because it is the self reliant and functional form of family

    Survival or selfishness
  2. CHILDHOOD
    • Children lack adult moral sense and adult intelligence 
    • If they are pushed into adulthood too early, they are harmed 
    • Children are not protected enough at a young age but are protected too much in adolescence 
    • Irresponsible dependency is too lengthy and prolongs childhood leading to the social construction of 'the brat' 
    • self reliance
  3. CONJUGAL ROLES
    Agreement with functionalism 

    • Women earn less money than men therefore they have less power than men in the household 
    • Women do more domestic work because they are less committed to work outside of the home 
    • This is all quite natural and needed for good socialisation of children 
  4. GRANDPARENTS
    • Opposite to feminism 
    • It is not sexist to expect women to leave work to care for elderly relatives 
    • An aging population is mainly a female problem as women have longer life expectancies then men
    • Women take on the caring role naturally and are better suited to leave work than men because their lower wages
    • If grandparents families leads to less families on benefits, that is a positive
  5. THE PURPOSE OF FAMILY
    • Reproducing 
    • Disciplines adults: e.g. living by marriage vows (uk) 
    • Making children self reliant: if they have single parent parents living by benefits, it would be teaching them to rely on the system. goverment and council
    • Teaching moral values: ^
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F&H New Right
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2016-01-03 21:15:51
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