What Is a Family of Procreation?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 11, 2020 1:31:53 AM ET
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The family of procreation is a family type in which humans recreate themselves. This family is formed through marriage and by having or adopting children. The family of procreation is one of two types described by sociologist Robertson, the other type being a family of orientation.The family of orientation is one that a person is born into and in which early socialization takes place.