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University of Winnipeg
Grant Wainikka

 Moral entrepreneur o someone who makes a living telling society that it’s falling apart because it’s taking an immoral direction o Seize on the fact that society falling apart due to immoral path  The Cleaver Model o Traditional nuclear family(Refers to old sitcom)  Husband who worked, wife stayed at home doing housework looking after kids  First & Only marriage for both  Incest Taboo o Forbids sexual relations or marriage between certain people of the kinship network  Kinship organization/network = aunt’s uncles , grandparents, cousins etc.  Matrilineal o Traces decent through mothers line  Navajo o Aboriginal people, first nations people in America, located in Arizona and New Mexico  Matrilineal Navajo o Say that sexual relations with any of the mother’s relatives is forbidden  Bilateral o Trace decent through both mother and father  Incest taboo is on both sides  Egyptian o Brother/sister marriage is permitted.  Incan o Civilization permited brother/sister marraiges, especially in leading family - intended to keep the family pure  Keep royal line pure  Hawaiian o Brother/sister marriage permitted, wanted to keep royal lineage  Friedrich Engels o Wrote a book> ‘origins of the family’ o Says origin of the family arose out of higher class men who wanted to transmit their property to their sons o Family concentrates wealth and reproduces/creates a class structure for generations to follow  Endogamy o People marry within their group  Exogamy o People marry ouside their group  Euro Canadians o Many are intermarried.  Intermarriage o Marriage belonging to different groups  Preindustrial o Marriage is seen as too important to be left to the young, and so arranged marriages take place  Extended family o Parents and family out
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