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Sociology Of The Family : 03 Sociological Theories Of …
It may be that you will recognise more fully the significance of the Marxist Theory ofthe Family once you see that ,according to Marx, the Education System also serves tomaintain the capitalist system and the dominance of the capitalist class within thatsystem. [These issues will be discussed in detail in the Sociology of Educationmodule.]
4 Sociology - Theories of the Family and Policy
This section of the paper is limited to covering the main theoretical traditions of “modern sociology”, while highlighting a selection of key areas in which there is particular interest in the family. A discussion of the post-modern critiques of sociology is included at the end of this section.