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Unformatted text preview: Support-ongoing-voluntary Intimacy Blood relations=consanguineous ties Could be gradual process Mutual dependency OUT (groups you would not consider a family) Need mutual recognition On again, off again No blood, emotional, or legal ties Distant blood relations Family is an individual word and is different to everyone Two definitions of the family Private families o Two or more o Intimate relationship o Expected to last indefinitely o Same household o Pool their incomes and household labor Public families o Adults o Dependents o Care function People marry people who are similar to them Dramatic income inequality causes social consequences...
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- Fall '08