Defining culture Describe the structure of your family in the last 2 to 4 genera
Describe the structure of your family in the last 2 to 4 generations according to the concepts presented in Georgas’ article. Include major changes in structure from one generation to the next.
Discuss the family structure you have created thus far (or perhaps intend to create if you have not done so).
Identify ways in which your family’s cultural roots are reflected in its current structure and function? Be specific.
Explain Heine’s ideas (Ch. 3) on persistence of culture, as it might relate in your family history and current structure.
Finally, how has your family’s structure and function affected the kind of person you are?