SOCI – Marriage and Family – 2 Discussions

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    1)    Consider:  Most people agree that marriages and families underwent major changes during the last 50+ years.  However few people tend to link these changes to larger societal changes.

                  a)    Answer the following questions:

    i)      Identify 2-3 major societal changesoccurringin the last 50+ years that you feel have affected marriages and families.

    ii)    Briefly discuss your feelings on how one of these societal changes has affected current marriages and families.

    iii)   Include a brief example of how this change affected your family and/or familes like yours. 

    2)    Go to the U.S. Census Bureau website, www.census.gov. 

    a)    Find a statistic(s)or data related to marriages and families that interests you.

    i)      Briefly summarize the data (in your own words).

    ii)    Provide a proper citation for the statistic(s) or data (so I can find it).

    iii)   What do you think is interesting about the data? 

    b)    Please present the requested information in the order listed above.