Flashcards in New Right Views On The Family Deck (12):
What do the new right believe the nuclear family is?
The bedrock of society which helps members help each other rather than rely on the state
What do they believe the family should be?
What type of family are there ideas based on?
Traditional nuclear family
What is the new right?
A political stance in the UK
What do they believe the increase in lone parent families has led to?
Breakdown in traditional values and an increase in crime
What do the new right believe the fragmented family has led to ?
The family no longer being able to perform its functions and adequately socialise its children
What do they believe the lack in male role models lead to?
Give 2 strengths of the new right view on the family?
Recognise the importance of primary socialisation
Acknowledge family diversity
Give 2 weakness of the new right view on the family?
Far too reliant on the nuclear family
Give a new right sociologist?
How does Charles Murray see the nuclear family?
As under threat from things like too high benefits and family diversity