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1

What research did Rapoport and Rapoport do and what did they identify?

They did research on family diversity and they identified 5 types of family diversity.

2

What is organisational diversity?

Different families have different family structures and different divisions of labour e.g. Men in a family may not cook at all.

3

What is cultural diversity?

It is about the different ways a family is organised and structured based on cultural/religious differences

4

What is social class diversity?

It is the different ways families are organised and work based on social class differences e.g. Middle class vs working class families.

5

What is life cycle (cohort) diversity?

Particular periods of history families pass through and its impact on families

6

What is family life course diversity?

It is the different stages families pass through from nuclear family to empty nest family.