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In class students defined this as:
those ides as we hold and view as valid, binding core beliefs.
Here are some ideas that state and are related to this term:
Traditional, Monogamous, heterosexual, Love, cooperation, cohesiveness, loyalty

Family values

2

Who and who's family does the Kimmel (2013) refer to when describing the "dysfunctionality" of a family?

Sara Palin, daughter Bristol, BF, and his mother

3

In what century did Kimmel (2013) refer to the "father being so dedicated to work they were becoming absentee landlords at home."

19th century

4

For "over a century" we have been debating about whether of not the

family is in a crisis

5

At this time they stated that if women entered the workplace or got to vote the family would "collapse"

19th century

6

What has happened to marriage rates?
Less than ___% of AMerican women aged 35-44 were legally marries in 2010; the marriage rate that years was__ _____ in 40 years!

Marriage rates have consistently DECLINED
62.5%
the lowest

7

Today, Married people seem ____ ____ then they did a generation ago.
Why?

less happy
b/c we are more ISOLATED, have fewer close confidants and friends, and have little social support for family life

8

What has increased dramatically in the past 2 decades from 1.1 million in 1977 to 7.5 million in 2010

Cohabitation

9

40% of _____ marriages end in divorce 60% of those marriages ______ _______.

1st marriages,
involve children

10

one third of all births are ______.

to unmarried people

11

22% of children...

live without their biological fathers

12

Children who are raised by only one parent ...

are more likely to commit crome, drop out of school, have lower grades, and have emotional problems

13

_____ feels like the most fragile of social institutions, it is also among the most _____.

Family
Resilient

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the ______ ______ continues to adapt to changing circumstances

family form

15

The proportion of ______ who remain single all there lives is actually lower today than it was at the start if our century

women

16

The fact that almost half of all marriages in the US are remarriages indicates what?

the continued belief in the institution of marriage

17

based on today's nuclear family, what is this crisis associated with family linked primarily to?

"misplaced nostalgia"

18

A romanticized notion that the family form of the 1950's (the era of many of the debater's adolescence) is a timeless trope that all family forms ought to emulate.

"Misplaced Nostalgia"

19

In the 1960s anthropologist Raymond Birdwhistell labeled misplaced nostalgia the

"sentimental model"

20

often our description of the family conform more to____________ than to out actual experiences

this mythic model

21

This as launched by the women's movement in the 1960s gave working women a political peg upon which to hang their aspirations and longings

"Feminine Mystique"

22

The assumption that women achieve greatest achievement from motherhood. They must be very involved in the child's lives and provide for there emotional needs, provide a safe haven for lives difficultly, devotion to children is good.

The motherhood mystique

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Issues for women to reconcile this mystique with societal expectations to earn money

mommy wars

24

what are the 3 basic type of revolutionary men?

stalled revolution fathers
rebels
involved fathers

25

This type of man takes breadwinning position, maintains authority in household (traditional roles)

Stalled revolution fathers

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these men want to maintain anatomy by avoiding parenthood, if they have kids they are detached and want to maintain individualism

Rebels

27

These men try to integrate work and parenting and lose self-personal time and leisure

The involved father

28

according to the PEW report:
how many men feel like they spend;
too little time w/children?
just right amount of time w/children?
too much time w/children?

46
50
3

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According to the PEW report:
how many women feel like they spend;
too little time w/children?
just right amount of time with children?
Too much time w/children?

23
68
8

30

How dual income cols divide their time:
(18-65 marr., living with partner,full-time/part-time children in household) MEN
Paid work?
Housework?
Child care?
all three combined?

M:
42 (1)
9 (2)
7 (3)
58<---

most is Paid work, second is housework, Last children