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Traditional marriage is :
Reunion of man and woman in legal way
Some aspects that are associated with traditional marriage are :
In marriage the public ceremony is important because :
The marriage is socially recoganized and publicized , this means that man and woman are sexually united.
Union of man and woman is assumed to be permanent
What is the base for contemporary marriage:
It is mostly based on love however it can also be based on some other reasons
DOMA stands for
Defense of marriage act which states that federally marriage is between man and a woman
Traditional family consists of :
What has become possible in regards to forming a family with development of technology:
Developement of technology has made it possible to separate reproduction from secxual intercourse. It has also made it possible for some others to have children.
Socialization is :
Teaching a child how to be a human and fit in the culture. This is the most important job of the family.
She was a psychotherapist that wrote the book " people making"
Traditionally family is responsible for socialization, however this has been shifting.
The most important activity for chidren under 14 is :
Taskes are assigned by culture , not biology
Woman who work are more likely to get divorced
The leading role is taken by the mother in the community of the family.