This video is a sociological commentary by prominent American sociologists. There are 7 minutes show which about different family types and the impact that family structure has on the members of each group.
From the video we can see the family is like the cell of society, the family system is also a social system. Family also is a transmission of human culture because family provides general idea to people how to make behavior norm in a society.
There are two types of family, such as extended family and nuclear family. Extended family is he family unit consisting of the parent-child nuclear family and other relatives, such as grandparents, aunts ,uncles ,and cousins. And the nuclear family is the family unit consisting of at least one parent and one child.
Moreover , family structure, ,tradition, rules, and others will passed to the younger generation, to help them form a centain character.For example, If a child lives in encouraging surround, he will learn self-confidence, however, if a child lives with jealousy, he will learn envy.
Therefore, children at home in a peaceful and happy family will have a sense of security, happy, optimistic about life, confidence, and kind, which is good for them to complete the learning task.However, Children in a family with conflict will feel insecure, emotionally unstable, easy to tension and anxiety, and easy to worry. They will worry about family tragedies to happen, fear parents who may give them punishment which will make emotional and behavior problems for the kids.
In this case, we can see family is very important for the children and the children first learn from parents to understand social beliefs, norms and values. Therefore, parents should make good example for their kids which will help them have a good behavior in a society.