Parenting Skills 6.07
An Extended Family is those with multiple generations living under one roof. The difference between the two is that, a Nuclear Family is the traditional family while an Extended Family has multiple generations under its roof, these can have two or three generations under its roof while a Nuclear Family usually only has one 1. How can families assimilate to a new culture? Families assimilate to a new culture by inviting them in. For Example, a Korean Family might be strict as too what they let in their culture to interfere with their tradition.
They might eventually let some cultures in like North American, Chinese, Japanese, and/or Indian. 2. What are some of the problems with stereotypes or cultural bias when looking at families? Some of the problems with Stereotypes or Cultural Bias when looking at families are that minority or immigrant families may face discrimination when seeking housing or jobs. They may have to deal with negative comments or actions in various aspects of their daily lives, such as when shopping for groceries or buying a car. Their children may face teasing at school, or may be stereotyped by teachers and school dministrators. 3. Adversity affects today’s family, just as Black Death affected families from earlier times. What kinds of adverse challenges do today’s families face and how can they manage the situations? Adverse challenges families can face today are financial, health, and emotional adversities. The easiest way to deal with any family adversity is to simply try to talk about the matter and find ways to help the situation or resolve it. 4. Why are families diverse in composition? How are family lifestyles of today different than the past?