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Family Stories and Myths

Definition Of Family Stories And Myths, Functions Of Family Stories And Myths, Metaphors, Using Family Stories As A Research Tool


Humans are storytelling beings who, personally and collectively, lead storied lives. The study of stories provides insight into how individuals and families experience the world. Storytelling takes place in families whenever they come together, during ordinary activities such as mealtime and at special occasions such as holiday celebrations and funerals.


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Marriage and Family EncyclopediaFamily & Marriage Traditions