Familism definition

faməlizəm
A form of social structure in which the needs of the family as a group are more important than the needs of any individual family member.
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Familism is defined as a social structure where the needs of the family are more important and take precedence over the needs of any of the family members.

An example of familism is when a family's values are held in higher esteem than the values of the individual members of the family.

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A form of social structure in which the needs of the family as a group are more important than the needs of any individual family member.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
familism
Plural:
familisms