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Conceptual bases of research of lifestyle of multi generation family: systemic approach


The article conceptualized problem multigenerational family life styles in context of systematic sociological theory. The author refine the conceptual category set, that concerning the constructs of “family lifestyle”, “multigenerational family” and defines the basic theoretical and methodological positions, on which can be analyzed the above topic.

The article proposed a conceptual scheme of typology multigenerational family life styles based on the selection criterion of integration of structural elements of the family system.

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