Marriage and Families
Which of the following, in your opinion, counts as family? Why?
1: husband, wife, no children
2: two women, no children
3: man with children
5: two men, with children
6: woman with children
7: husband, wife, children
8: two men, no children
9: unmarried man, woman, children
10: unmarried man, woman, no children
What is the difference between the traditional definition of family and the functional definition of family? Is this the distinction you made with the preceding list?