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  BBC NEWS | World | Middle East | Togetherness: Bedouin family ties
Here in the wilderness, Bedouin families live as they have for centuries - tending sheep and goats, sleeping on the floor in tents, far from the national water or electricity grids.
On its website, the Jordanian Department of Statistics describes the family as "the basic social unit for the individual because it represents the source of protection, food, shelter, income, reputation and honour".
Still, the trend across the Middle East is for continued close family ties among the old and the young.
news.bbc.co.uk /go/rss/-/1/hi/world/middle_east/7083696.stm   (768 words)

  
  Addams Family, happy family, family poem
the [conjugal] family organization, precisely to the extent that it was insular and heteromorphous with respect to the other power mechanisms, was used to support the great "maneuvers" employed for the Malthusian control of the birthrate, for the populationist incitements, for the medicalization of sex and the psychiatrization of its nongenital forms.
Typically, societies with conjugal families also favor neolocal residence; thus upon marriage a person separates from the nuclear family of their childhood (family of orientation) and forms a new nuclear family (family of procreation).
They feel that the family structures of the past were superior to those today and believe that families were more stable and happier at a time when they did not have to contend with problems such as illegitimate children and divorce.
www.telepk.com /family/addams-family   (2321 words)

  
 MovieMartyr.com - Family Ties
In the second, a restless young woman who wants to leave her family and move abroad is made to confront her demons when her mother falls terminally ill. The third plot deals with the outcome of a young relationship that’s been strained by promiscuity.
The film’s concept, which examines familial bonds as they are pushed toward their breaking point, is inherently dramatic, and the film’s female leads are each a bit more unlikable than might be expected in a drama of this type.
Family Ties is not especially involving, although the setup, which entails a tricky time structure and a not-too surprising level of relatedness between the three plot strands, ensures that patient viewers will at least be rewarded with a conclusion that ties the stories together on more than just a thematic level.
www.moviemartyr.com /2006/familyties.htm   (413 words)

  
 Family Ties
Family Ties' creator was Gary David Goldberg, an ex-hippie whose three earlier network shows had each been canceled within weeks, leading him to promise that Family Ties would be his last attempt.
Family Ties finished the 1983 and 1984 seasons as the second-highest rated show on television, and finished in the top 20 six of its seven years.
Both Family Ties' creator and its production style are products of a specific set of events in Hollywood which, in the mid-1980s, granted promising writer-producers unusual opportunity and resources to pursue their creative interests.
www.museum.tv /archives/etv/F/htmlF/familyties/familyties.htm   (1087 words)

  
 Family Ties Home Page - About the classic sitcom Family Ties
Updated the Family Ties on TV page, with information about one new country (Lebanon) and updated information about the US, Norway, Sweden and Mexico.
Updated the Family Ties on TV page with new information about Colombia and Pakistan, and updated information for a few other countries.
Except for the Family Ties Mailing List, the site does not store any personal information about you, nor does the site utilize cookies (except for the Voting System, where cookies are saved to keep tracks on which topics you have voted on.
www.familyties-tv.com   (2084 words)

  
 Family: Ties of Blood (2006)   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Family is a hugely entertaining example of Bollywood's ability to extract ideas from American movies and turn them into something distinctly Indian.
The film follows the lives of two very different families and examines the tragic consequences that arise when they accidentally become intertwined.
However, if you are the mood to try something different, Family is a good place for western viewers to start.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0437182   (543 words)

  
 Family TIES of Massachusetts
This Directory was developed by Family TIES of Massachusetts to help parents and providers locate services and resources for children and youths with special needs.
Family TIES has seen the number of listings grow from under 100 to more than 700—and this means it’s time for a change, at least in the manner in which information is presented.
Members of the Family TIES mailing list receive our periodic communiqué IN TOUCH and news about regional and statewide events for families of children with special needs, including the annual conference hosted by the Federation for Children with Special Needs.
www.massfamilyties.org /directory.html   (583 words)

  
 Family Ties « A Mom’s Journey
My little family, the four of us, are sort of the “fl sheep” family.
But this is a part of my family - we’re tied to them through B. They are where he came from, his roots.
My family ties go beyond blood relation in so many ways, although that is included.
journeytomom.wordpress.com /2007/04/05/family-ties   (729 words)

  
 SAGE Publications - Family Ties and Aging
Whereas books on families and aging have traditionally focused on ties to a spouse and to children and grandchildren, Connidis’s coverage is more extensive and more reflective of contemporary society.
She includes groups and relationships that have typically been neglected, such as single, divorced, and childless older people and their family relationships, as well as sibling relationships among the elderly, live-in partnerships not formalized by marriage, and the family ties forged by gays and lesbians over their life course.
Family Ties and Aging weaves the vast range of information we now have about the many facets of family relationships and aging into a critical, comprehensive, and integrated whole.
www.sagepub.com /librarians/booksProdDesc.nav?currTree=Subjects&level1=100&level2=130&prodId=Book9882   (215 words)

  
 Family Ties
If family ties have to be severed in such cases, the sin devolves on those who commit haraam and invite others to haraam as well.
The significance and great importance of sustaining family ties will be understood better from the following Hadith of Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wasallam): Ibn Umar (radhiyallahu anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wasallam) said: “The superior rank of kindness to one’s father is that one is kind to the friends of one’s father after his demise.
When sustainment of family ties brings within its scope even the friends of one’s father after his death, it will be readily understood how important and necessary is this Waajib sustainment during the lifetime of one’s parents and other members of the family.
www28.brinkster.com /mushrf/072904/family_ties.htm   (638 words)

  
 Family Ties Foster Care
Family Ties Foster Care is a for profit social service agency dedicated to serving families and enhancing services in each community we have the privilege to reside.
Family Ties operates personal, local offices, focusing on the foster home and all members of the foster home.
Therapeutic: Provided by highly trained licensed family foster care providers, who are recruited, assessed, trained and supported with intensive on-site casework supervision by licensed staff and provide therapeutic interventions (situational counseling) to the family and child.
www.socwel.ku.edu /academics/practicum/agdes/FamilyTies.htm   (1561 words)

  
 Family ties Children Today - Find Articles
The mother began to protest that this was going too far, but when her son went on to name friends who would also be at the ceremony, she produced two more ties that he smoothed carefully and placed in a clean paper bag.
Families worked diligently to prepare the cottage for the opening, painting walls, fixing floors, refurbishing furniture, designing and hanging curtains and performing countless other acts of "nesting." There was an aura of excitement as fathers, mothers and children worked together, inspired by a sense of purpose.
Families, center and hospital staff members and friends in the community attended the dedication ceremonies.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m1053/is_v14/ai_3577854   (812 words)

  
 :: Wisconsin Family Ties ::
Wisconsin Family Ties, Inc. (WFT), is a statewide, not-for-profit organization run by families for families that include children and adolescents who have emotional, behavioral and mental disorders.
Our mission is to provide greater understanding, acceptance, and support in the community for families having children and adolescents with emotional, behavioral and mental disorders.
As an organization of families, we observe the critical impact families can have in the change process that leads to a mental health system that is sufficiently funded, coordinated, comprehensive, family-centered and community-based.
www.wifamilyties.org /new2   (431 words)

  
 "Family Ties" (1982)
A couple who were ardently leftwing political activists in the sixties face the problems of raising...
What more could you expect for one of the best hippiest/political families of that era which was mixed in which started in the middle of the Reagan era,and with the series ending at the beginning of the Bush administration.
Besides,it was part "All In The Family" without the bigotry or the downside of it.
us.imdb.com /title/tt0083413   (518 words)

  
 Moving production of `The Price' examines the painful cost of family ties - The Boston Globe
This dynamic is heightened by Victor's wife, Esther (Marina Re), a devoted but demanding woman in high heels and pearls who longs for her husband to pursue a more lucrative career.
She is the one who finally breaks open a family wound that has been festering for years.
Miller is showing us a family's baggage, represented by a lifetime's worth of shrouded possessions stuffed into one room.
www.boston.com /ae/theater_arts/articles/2006/07/25/moving_price_examines_the_cost_of_hurtful_family_ties   (557 words)

  
 Family Ties
Family Ties was the brainchild of writer Gary David Goldberg, who began his television career as a writer and producer at MTM (Mary Tyler Moore) Productions before moving to Paramount in 1981.
Family friend Irwin "Skippy" Handler (Marc Price) became a regular on the show; he was a pal to Alex and had a major crush on the oblivious Mallory.
By the fall of 1987, Family Ties was moved to Sunday nights in an effort to shore up one of NBC's weakest nights.
www.televisionheaven.co.uk /familyties.htm   (1052 words)

  
 business - Family Ties
What's more, 50 percent of family businesses responding to the study plan to hire new staff in the next year, while 60 percent are "very optimistic" about their companies' futures.
"Family businesses are committed to keeping the company going," says Carol Wittmeyer, president of the Raymond Family Business Institute, a nonprofit foundation in Alfred, New York, dedicated to promoting and serving family businesses.
Says Spinelli, "When [family businesses] are not willing to change their operational focus or to look for opportunity, they risk shrinking the asset as they try to protect it." Other entrepreneurs, he says, should strive for the best of both worlds-maintaining a balance between operational focus and a keen awareness of the changing marketplace.
www.entrepreneur.com /magazine/entrepreneur/2003/july/62700.html   (535 words)

  
 BANU HAASHIM ISLAMIC POETRY - FAMILY TIES.
Due to the frequent contact resulting from a family relationship, it is imperative that one is always on good terms with family members.
If a person is compelled to sever ties with a family member due to a genuine Shari reason, then the aforementioned warnings will not be applicable.
Family disputes and differences should be resolved early and amicably.
home.doramail.com /banuhaashim/familyties.html   (1331 words)

  
 Family ties in Islam   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In Muslim world family life with all its aspects concerning not only husband, wife and children, but all other relatives too, is so firmly established by tradition as well as by religious law that it could not be affected seriously.
Ties of blood were given importance in the jahiliya (life before Islam), but this didn't really include women - the "causes" or "links" in family ties.
Islam came and changed all this and while confirming the blood ties respected in the jahiliya, Islam put much more focus on the women and gave them their rights of property, inheritance, etc., prevented their murder and named family ties after them by using the word for "womb".
www.islamonline.com /cgi-bin/news_service/spot_full_story.asp?service_id=747   (875 words)

  
 Family TIES of Massachusetts
Family TIES of Massachusetts is a statewide information and parent-to-parent support project for families of children with special needs and chronic illness.
Family Voices is hosting its annual JOINING VOICES conference on November 29th in Framingham.
Members of the Family TIES mailing list receive our periodic communiqué IN TOUCH and news about regional and statewide events for families of children with special needs, including the annual conference hosted by the Federation for Children with Special Needs.
massfamilyties.org   (380 words)

  
 Family Ties 2 Home Page
Family Ties 2 Reporters Needed: As you can see, there is still much to do on this site.
Currently, we are in critical need of family names, birth dates, anniversary dates etc. for the calendar and family group sheets.
Announcing Family Prose: Newly added to Family Ties 2, "Family Prose" is a place to exhibit the writing talents of family members.
www.angelfire.com /pr/familyties2   (558 words)

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