Family System Theory

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Essay #: 072239
Total text length is 18,361 characters (approximately 12.7 pages).

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Family System Theory
While families as a structure have changed their importance to our upbringing, and the construction of our life values have never changed. In today’s society family can include blood relatives, individuals related by marriage or civil ceremony and others who while not tied to an individual in a traditional sense are still an important influence and contributor to a family unit. For children families are seen as the most important influence in how a child develops physically, emotionally, spiritually and culturally. The way the child socializes and interacts with their peers and their learning development are also impacted by the family they live with, and come from.
Background
Family system theory was not the first...
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