Essays Tagged: "husband wife"

Family, Marriage, and Gender Roles in America

ore traditional view of the two. Believing that the only true family is the joint relationship of a husband, wife, and children is a thing of the past. Recently an alarming number of unfavorable situa ...

(3 pages) 369 0 2.8 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

This was a 5 min. oral presentation on the Ancient Roman Family. It breifly covers most aspects of Roman Family structure.

that included all of the people under the power of the father, or paterfamilias. A familia included husband, wife, married sons and their wives and children, unmarried children, slaves and clients.The ... m her dowry after a divorce, as long as she had not been an extravagant or promiscuous wife and the husband did not need the dowry for the maintenance the children, of which he had custody.A wife's ma ...

(4 pages) 76 1 2.8 Mar/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

"The Osbournes": America's Ideal Family?

ged dramatically over the years. "Leave it to Beaver" instilled in America's head the ideal family--husband, wife, two children. The family turned out to have what every family in the U.S. wanted; inn ...

(5 pages) 161 5 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays

This is a commermorative speech to the aftermath of september 11 and how it has changed America.

e great sorrow for all the innocent victim's families who have been left without a mother/father or husband/wife. On the other hand I am very proud of the people who fought the terrorist on the plane, ...

(1 pages) 51 1 4.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Nuclear Family and Society

mily as:..the characteristic family unit of developed industrial societies which consists solely of husband, wife, and children, and spans only two generations. The nuclear family is more mobile socia ...

(6 pages) 161 0 3.5 Mar/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Does a typical or ideal family/household exist in modern British Society?

tional family which is now more common in society.It is more frequently represented in media today: Husband, wife and children living as one unit.2. Extended- The extended family consists of several g ... k at family typesA nuclear family as described above is a traditional type of family which includes husband, wife and Children. This family appears to be democratically managed, where both parents lik ...

(4 pages) 60 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Compare Contrst Greek And Roman Women

act in the following essay. The Greek family was mostly a nuclear family. It usually consisted of a husband, wife, and their children. The family was considered part of an economic unit. Their primary ... rranged their daughters' weddings. When married a women's legal control went from her father to her husband. Women had to have legal control by a male until the first century. Then they were married w ...

(5 pages) 62 0 3.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Muslim Attitudes to Marriage And Family Life

The nature and intimacy of the husband-wife relationship"And among His signs is this, that He created for you mates from among y ... relationship is described as one with "tranquility," "love" and "mercy." Elsewhere in the Qur'an, husband and wife are described as "garments" for each other (2:187). Garments offer protection, com ...

(2 pages) 35 0 3.8 Jul/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Islam

Devastation Overseas: The Tsunami in SouthEast Asia:

eir loved ones trying to figure out how would they go on in life without maybe their son, daughter, husband, wife, mother, father, or even your lifelong best friend. So you can have very mixed feeling ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Apr/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Effect of Krogstad's letter in "A Doll's House" by Henrik Ibsen

In the beginning of the play, the relationship between Nora and Torvald appears to be the ideal husband-wife bond. Nora's spending habits and lie about the macaroons seem like frivolous concerns c ... mpts to threaten Nora, telling her that she is "betraying [her] most sacred duty" of caring for her husband and children by leaving the marriage (Ibsen Act III). Nora's rejection of Torvald's "sacred ...

(2 pages) 32 0 5.0 Oct/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Gay Marriage and Family

pplicant.It has been established that children do best emotionally, academically, and physically in husband - wife households. Now, there are times when a mom or dad is absent because of divorce or de ...

(2 pages) 45 1 2.3 Dec/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Homosexuality

Family: A Sociological Point of View

n a traditional family. A traditional family, also known as a nuclear family, usually consists of a husband, wife, and children. A husband and wife that choose to remain childless or single parent hou ...

(3 pages) 93 0 3.0 Jun/2007

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Choices of Transport

ecision to spend their available resources (money, time and effort). The case family is defined as: husband, wife, teenager and a child (under age of 18) with full demographic profile show in the appe ... the research. Due to the age of the child (6 years old), the interview was only participated by the husband, wife and teenager. The interview questions were asked to find out the family's demographic, ...

(11 pages) 63 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Analytical Report Scenario

We have a family, a husband/wife and two teenage children, that desire to convert their house into a wireless environmen ...

(8 pages) 23 0 3.5 Nov/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Family Structure and Development

rn era as the characteristic family unit of developed industrial societies which consists solely of husband, wife, and children, and spans only two generations (Dillen, 2003). The nuclear family is mo ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community