Lec09 Chinese Families in Hong Kong

For new marriage patriarchy to equality of power 5

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Unformatted text preview: ctive: Pre-industrial Temporary, Broken (before mid-60’s) Extended Families Early industrializing (mid-60’s to 70’s) Settled Stem Families Industrialized (late-70’s & after) Small Nuclear Families 4 Structure & Functions of Chinese Families in Hong Kong – Wong Fai-ming (黃暉明) Structure & Functions of Chinese Families in Hong Kong – Wong Fai-ming (黃暉明) Direction of change: family nucleation (家庭核心化) conjugal marriage (對偶家庭) patri-lineal heritage to bi-lineal heritage (父系 雙(直)系) new households for new marriage (從新居) patriarchy to equality of power (父權 平權 平權) …… 5 Specialization of functions in society externalization of some old family functions (社會功能專門化--舊有家庭功能外化) Primary functions of modern families in Hong Kong: reproduction, socialization, emotional ties and economic consumption 生育 社化 感情連繫 (家庭首要功能: 生育, 社化, 感情連繫, 經 濟消費) 6 Critiques to Wong Fai-ming’s Study -- Lee Ming-kwan (李明堃) Critiques to Wong Fai-ming’s Study -- Lee Ming-kwan (李明堃) Household nucleation instead of family nucleation (住戶核心化 ≠ 家庭核心化) – overlooking of relationship and interaction but just counting heads in FM Wong’s study on HK families (黃氏分析...
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