Chapter 3 – Family and Marriage

Mary Kay Gilliland, Central Arizona College Learning Objectives Describe the variety of human families cross-culturally with examples. Distinguish between matrilineal, patrilineal, and bilateral kinship systems. Explain how family patterns represent and reflect cultural contexts. Family¬†and Marriage: A Cultural Construct and a Social¬†Invention More than one hundred years of cross-cultural research has revealed the varied forms … Continue reading Chapter 3 – Family and Marriage