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Nuclear family

Biological mother, father, and son

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Signal-parent families

Are headed by one adult

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Joint custody

Let's both parents see there kid if they got a divorce

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Extended family

More than 2 generations of a family live together

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Step families

There formed when a signal parent marries another person

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Adoption

When a pair of parents where legally becomes the parent of a kid with other parents

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Adoption agency

Agency to handle adoptions licensed by the state

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Independent adoption

Works out details to birth parents and adoptive parents

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illegal adoption

When someone buys a child for adoption

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Closed adoption

Adoption where both pairs of parents are not reaviled to each other

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Open adoption

Requires a certain degree of communication between both pairs of parents

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Foster parents

Temporary homes for kids that are up for adoption

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Guardian

People that replace parents of for some reason they can't be with them (death or absence)

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Family life cycle

The life cycle of the family

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Nurturance

Physical absence of child

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Guidance

Words and actions that parents use on there children

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Discipline

Used to teach children self control

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Power assertion

When parents threaten physical punishment

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Love withdraw

When parents suggest parents child separation

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Induction

Discipline with reasoning

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Authoritarian

Make children obedient

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Permissive

When parents give almost no guide lines

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Democratic

Set rules but allow freedom to a certain limit

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Cultural diversity

Have more than one cultural

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Multi cultural family's

Two or more cultures