family culture

Paper instructions:
Write a 750-word analysis of the culture of the family in which you were raised. Interview an older family member such as a grandparent about family culture in a previous generation. Consider such questions as:

1. Who was the established head of the family and who was the actual head?

2. What were the gender roles? Who paid the bills? Who cooked? Who did laundry?

3. If a teacher requested a meeting, who went?

4. Who was the disciplinarian? Who was the breadwinner?

5. What was a major faux pas to commit in the household?

6. What home remedies were administered? Name beliefs which were held about maintaining good health.

Refer to the textbook, p. 33, Box 2-3 for additional ideas.

Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.

This assignment uses a grading rubric, “Essay Rubric.” Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.


family culture