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Title: Reflexive Society and Reflexive Relationships: The Changing Patterns of Family and Friendship in Late Modernity
Other Titles: SOCIAL TRENDS Vol. 5 March 2018 p.207-216
Authors: Islam, Maidul
Begum, Rozyna
Keywords: sexuality
flexibility
family relations
decline of marriage
friendship
late modernity
risk society
Issue Date: Mar-2018
Publisher: University of North Bengal
Abstract: The conventional definitions and, meanings of marriage, family, family relationship, and kinship ties demand a serious relook as things are changing fast and drastically in the late capitalistic era. New structures and new designs of social relationships are coming up.This article deals with the nature of family formation and their margin of relationships based on secondary sources. On the one hand, late modern familiesoffer greater freedom of life to its members and on the other hand they open up great deal of variations and flexibility while operating as a part of the ‘risk society’.
URI: http://ir.nbu.ac.in/handle/123456789/3540
ISSN: 2348-6538
Appears in Collections:Vol. 5 (March 2018)

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