Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why

Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.

By signing up, I agree to StudyStack's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Chapter 12

Sections 1 and 2

QuestionAnswer
Family a group of people who are related by marriage, blood, or adoption and who often live together and share economic resources
Nuclear Family one or both parents and their children
Family of Orientation the nuclear family into which the person s being born or adopted
Family of Procreation consisting of the individual, his or her spouse and their children
Extended Family two or more generations
kinship a network of people who are related by marriage, birth, or adoption
marriage the set of norms that establishes and characterizes the relationship between married individuals
monogamy marriage of one man to one woman
polygamy marriage with multiple partners
polygyny a man is permitted to marry more than one woman at a time
polyandry a woman is permitted to marry more than one man at a time
patrilocality residential pattern in which a newly married couple is expected to live with or near the husband's parents
matrilocality residential pattern in which a newly married couple are expected to live near or with the wife's parents
bilocality residential pattern in which a newly married couple is allowed to choose whether they will live with the husbands parents or the wife's parents
neolocality residential pattern in which a newly married couple is free to set up their residence apart from both sets of parents
patrilineal descent descent pattern in which kinship is traced through the father's family
matrilineal descent descent system in which kinship is traced through the mother's family
bilateral descent descent system in which kinship is traced through both parents
patriarchy a system in which men are dominant over women
matriarchy a family in which the mother holds most of the authority
egalitarian a family in which the mother and father share power
incest taboo norm forbidding sexual relations or marriage between certain relatives
homogamy tendency for individuals to marry people who have social characteristics similar to their own
heterogamy tendency for individuals to marry people who have social characteristics different from their own
dual-earner families families in which both husband and wife have jobs
sandwich generation americans caught between the needs of their children and their aging parents
voluntary childlessness conscious choice to remain childless
Created by: Lex2