Unformatted text preview: some structure in her microsystem. Examples of this include: The marcosystem – this layer may be considered the outermost layer in the individual’s environment. This layer is comprised of cultural values, customs, and laws. The chronosystem – this system encompasses the dimension of time as it relates to an individual’s environments. Elements within this system can be either external, such as the timing of a parent’s death, or internal, such as the physiological changes that occur with the aging of a child....
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- Spring '11
- Sociology, ecological systems theory