o What are the challenges to men and women to greater inclusion (which some experience with resistance, as “invasion”) of males in traditional female roles?o The dangers and traps of simplistically trying to “femininize” male behavior;o What is an effective model of masculinity (being “macho,” for example) that honors and validates the strength and positives of traditional male energy while addressing and curtailing the traditional harmful individual, family, and societal consequences?o What is a model that also honors the feminine partnership in childcare while also challenging its negative models and effects on both males and females and relationships?o Integrating and evolving more emotionally nurturing roles for men without emasculating them;o Gaining effective partners in child raising for women without evoking territorial conflict;o Empowering girls and women to be powerful without negative stigma;o Empowering boys and men to be nurturers without emotionally disabling them.
Changes in Society and Changes in the Family -- Traditional Models:The Multigenerational Extended FamilyThe Nuclear FamilyThe Patriarchal Family and the Matriarchal FamilyRoles of Mothers, of Fathers, of Daughters, of Sons, of Senior
Immigrant FamiliesSplit FamiliesSingle Parent FamiliesFatherless FamiliesThe Role of Human and Head Start (and other Social Services agencies) for Modern Families
Modern Culture for Modern Society --
New Culture for the New Society --