change in family structure

500 Word Essay by 8/16/15 For: Phyllis Young


In the modern world, few Americans grow up in the traditional nuclear family. The high divorce rate has led to an increase of blended families in which one or both partners have children from previous relationships that will need to blend into the new family setting.

In an essay (500-700 words), describe how this change in family structure has altered the culture and values in the United States. Include an explanation of how this change in family structure is evidenced in the socialization process.


locate three to six peer-reviewed sources in support of your content. This assignment goes through turnitin and there should be no plagiarism.