Nowadays, it seems that the traditional family structure is disappearing and the modern family is replacing it. The family used to be formed by the grandparents, the parents, their brothers and sisters and their kids, living together in the same house, but now the nuclear fami
Urban living nowadays is oppressive. Pollution and overpopulation in big cities will undoubtedly increase in years to come. This is definitely having an impact on health and life expectancy of townspeople. At the same time there are obvious advantages to urban living in terms of entertainment, cultu
A Nuclear Family
o A "nuclear" family is two parents of opposite sex and their children.
A nuclear family, named from the idea of it being the family at the "nucleus" of other family groups, consists of a father, mother and any number of their children. It is defined by blood relation of the pare
According to 2000 U.S. census, 2.4 % of the US population which report themselves as people who have two or more races. (United States). The number of interracial couples has reached to 1.6 million, which account for almost 4 % of U.S. marriages. ( Fletcher, par. 3 ). In a melting pot country like t
Encouraging older workers to remain in the workforce has many advantages along with some disadvantages for both the employee and the workforce in general. The term older worker refers to workers aged sixty-five and over. Older workers are an invaluable asset to the Australian workforce. Through age
”Humans communicate with each other in many different ways. The simplest forms of
communication involve talking out loud, using hand signs and writing down messages.
Technology is used to increase the number of ways people can communicate. People
have invented devices and syst
Advantages of a nuclear family are:
1.) Stability. A child raised by the same two parents during their maturing years is more likely to have emotional bonding and relationship stability. Children raised by a single parent will likely have a sense of loss for the missing parent and lack the advant
GRANDPARENTS HAVE COPPED OUT (Margaret Mead)
Margaret Mead was a distinguished anthropologist who worked in a variety of fields related to cultures and family structure. This selection was written in 1971.
Refer to the American “Idea of Independence” and its effects on both young and...
‘An ageing population can bring economic, political and social advantages as well as disadvantages’ (15 marks)
The world’s population is growing older. There will be higher numbers of elderly people, a larger share of elderly, longer life expectancies, and fewer numbers of working-age...