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Descriptor in English: Family
Descriptor in Spanish: Familia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Família
Descriptor in French: Famille
Entry term(s): Extended Families
Extended Family
Families
Families, Extended
Families, Reconstituted
Family Life Cycle
Family Life Cycles
Family Member
Family Members
Family Research
Family, Extended
Family, Reconstituted
Filiation
Kinship Network
Kinship Networks
Life Cycle, Family
Life Cycles, Family
Network, Kinship
Networks, Kinship
Reconstituted Families
Reconstituted Family
Relatives
Research, Family
Stepfamilies
Stepfamily
Tree number(s): F01.829.263
I01.880.853.150
SP3.051
Scope note: A social group consisting of parents or parent substitutes and children.
Annotation: entry term FAMILY LIFE CYCLES refers to stages through which the family evolves (e.g., marriage, childbearing & death): do not confuse with LIFE CHANGE EVENTS
Allowable Qualifiers: EH ethnology
HI history
PX psychology
See also the descriptors: Consanguinity MeSH
DeCS UI: 23905
Descriptor UI: D005190
Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Family - Preferred
Concept UI M0008180
Scope note A social group consisting of parents or parent substitutes and children.
Preferred term Family
Entry term(s) Families
Family Life Cycles - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0008181
Preferred term Family Life Cycles
Entry term(s) Family Life Cycle
Life Cycle, Family
Life Cycles, Family
Family Members - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0008183
Preferred term Family Members
Entry term(s) Family Member
Stepfamily - Narrower
Concept UI M0008187
Preferred term Stepfamily
Entry term(s) Stepfamilies
Family, Reconstituted - Narrower
Concept UI M0008186
Preferred term Family, Reconstituted
Entry term(s) Families, Reconstituted
Reconstituted Families
Reconstituted Family
Filiation - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0008184
Preferred term Filiation
Kinship Networks - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0008185
Preferred term Kinship Networks
Entry term(s) Kinship Network
Network, Kinship
Networks, Kinship
Relatives - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0011545
Preferred term Relatives
Extended Family - Narrower
Concept UI M0008179
Preferred term Extended Family
Entry term(s) Extended Families
Families, Extended
Family, Extended
Family Research - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0008182
Preferred term Family Research
Entry term(s) Research, Family



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