Definition of Family
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... of Family Definition of Family There are several ways of defining the term ‘family’ as exhibited bymy three respondents. They had varying definitions of family and what the definition meant to them. From their responses, it is evident that families differ in terms of social and cultural facets. They, however, identified some factors such as love, shared interests, and children as core to the family.
The first respondent, A, was an elderly man aged approximately between 70 and 75 years. He defined family as people living together in the same home, usually father, mother, and children. He elaborated his definition to include grandparents, uncles, aunties, and cousins among other relatives. With the ...