Address the triple revolution that Skolnik describes. Then relate that to one of the following concepts/issues:
pure relationships; Stone’s theories about control of sex and control of reproduction; Giele’s views of family decline. Describe how these processes are shaping modern American families.
Chose one other family system from the class (Nuer, Brahman, Navajo, Nayar, Sikaiana) and compare the American family system with that one. What new understandings of American families can we learn from understanding another culture.