Sociological research on dating
A family of orientation refers to the family into which a person is born.
A family of procreation describes one that is formed through marriage.
Such families could potentially include groups of close friends as family.
Critical sociology emphasizes that the forms that define the “typical” family unit are not independent of historical changes in the economic structures and relations of power in society.
Recently, Christina and James have been thinking about having children and the subject of marriage has resurfaced.
James grew up in a two-parent household until age seven, when his parents divorced.