Unformatted text preview: there has been no known golden age of family and all families deviate from the norm. 2. How has the changing economy and labor market affected families? It has caused the contrast between men’s and women’s roles to be blurred. Also reduces women’s dependence on men. 3. How do changes in life-course patterns affect families? Mortality rates have declined since the 1900’s and women are now having less children then they have had in the past. Marriage is now a relationship between two people instead of how many kids can you have....
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- Spring '11
- Business, Skolnick, Patrick Introductory Sociology