By Rita Liljestrom

What are the longer term clients of the trendy kin? for a very long time the typical snapshot within the West has been to determine the , along with economically autonomous spouses and their youngsters, because the normal final result of the modernization technique. because the hierarchies of patriarchal society vanish, a social order in response to equivalent and self reliant participants ready for self-realisation has been assumed. even if, excessive premiums of divorce, frequently said family violence, young children left all alone at an early age, don't harmonize rather well with this idealized snapshot. severe research of kinfolk order in international locations on the contrary edges of the eu continent - Turkey and Sweden - ways those difficulties and makes an attempt to create a extra reasonable photo of kinfolk lifestyles within the smooth international.

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For example, Turkish and Swedish family and self interfaces can be studied from such a theoretical perspective. Studying changes in these would be especially challenging. Thus, if as claimed here, the model of emotional interdependence is a more healthy model in terms of serving better the two basic human needs for relatedness and for autonomy, then there should be shifts towards this model not only in Turkey but also in Sweden. The shift in Turkey would be from the Model of Interdependence to the Model of Emotional Interdependence; but the shift in Sweden would be from the Model of Independence to the Model of Emotional Interdependence.

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