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Has the nuclear family failed?

Is the breakdown of the joint family system creating a generation that is living in its own bubble, unable to lead a healthy social life?

  • Gulf News
  • Published: 17:01 August 25, 2012

  • Image Credit: Supplied

Focus: Has the nuclear family failed?

  • Children who grow up in joint families are far more confident in their social interactions.
  • The whiny Y Generation is the direct result of the joint family system falling apart.
  • There is no connectivity within the home environment.

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