Sociology

Sociology

Quiz 10 :
Families

Quiz 10 :
Families

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Earning a living and maintaining a household are part of the ________ dimension of marriage.
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instrumental

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According to Murdock, 75% of the world's societies (but not 75% of the world's population) appear to accept ________ as a form of marriage.
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polygyny

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Your textbook defines a/an ________ as two or more people related by blood, adoption or marriage (legally or otherwise), and who reside together.
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family

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________ is defined as one woman married to two or more men.
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The ________ is a feature of families that is almost uniform across societies.
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A family organization in which the primary emphasis is on the biological link rather than on the spousal relationship is referred to as a/an ________ family.
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Among the Nayar in Southern India, married women could receive any of the men of the neighbourhood group as ________.
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In the ________ view, long-term changes in the family are related to societal changes, especially changes in economic structures.
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In non-industrial societies individuals obtained much of their emotional gratification through religion and community. Using Durkheim's terminology, these societies were held together by ________ solidarity.
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The ________ standard regards sex as a physical expression of love and sees premarital sex as acceptable when love or strong affection is present.
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As a premarital sexual standard, the ________ standard grants men premarital sexual license, but expects premarital virginity of women.
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The ________ refers to the fact that in a marriage, a younger partner (usually a wife) has less experience with responsibility and leadership roles, and is likely to have achieved less in economic or career terms, as compared to the older partner.
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The traditionally higher fertility rate in Quebec decreased in the 1960s due to the weakening influence of the ________ church.
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It is much easier for a woman to get out of an unhappy marriage if she is ________.
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Until 1968, ________ was the only ground for divorce in Canada.
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Expressive exchanges represent the ________ dimension of marriage.
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According to the definition in your text, to be considered a family, a social unit must:
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Polygyny and polyandry are critically different in what respect?
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Polygyny means:
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In a/an ________ family there are children from a prior marriage of one of the spouses.
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