What is kinship system?
It is social organization of the family
Basic kinship is :
Parent and child
In the kinship systemn each person has certain rights and obligations
Extended modified family:
Interaction of adult children with parents after they move or get married and have a family of their own.
Faily form is characterised by:
Them living close to each other
Help in childcare, maintanance and gifts
Make regular visits
Kinship ties ultimately depends on feelings than biology.
Kinship ties form:
Love and Trust
In America nuclear family exist more as of cultural symbol or norm
Two big distortion associated with the normal family is :
The other life style is a suspect( leads to a judjment)
Emphesize structure of family tends to blind us on what is going on inside it.( hatered, conflict)