European mothers were more likely than African American mothers to characterize
adolescent daughters as "best friends"
Distinguish between love and commitment. Then explain how each is communicated
and how it affects relationships between people
Given what you know about the culture in which you grew up, speculate about what
aspects of the generalized other would be similar if you grew up in a different culture.
What aspects of the generalized other do you think would be different if you grew up in
a different culture? Why? In defining the culture in which you grew up, consider the
type of family, region of the country, size of community, and religious affiliation as well
as the race, class, gender, and sexual preference/orientation mentioned in the text.