Communication Studies San Jose State University. Interpersonal Communication Dr. Marquita L. Byrd Marquita.email@example.com. Foundations of Family. Primary Relationships. American Families. Dying Traditional Americans like to marry 50% get divorced 50% of those get remarried
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People living in a married or married like state
Married recognized by state and or church
Married like, not recognized by the state or church but maintaining a “marriage” in the relationship sense
Family constellation of people surrounding the primary relationship
Described by gender, number, sexual fidelity
Sharing various resources: When was highest number in the US?
Parents previously married to others
Bringing two families together
Every Style You Can Imagine. Family structure based on social norms and indigenous needs.