Written by Moumita Adhikary
Nuclear families are home away from home. In India and many developing countries, necessities that lead to nuclear families were as follows : –
i.Corrective measure for imposing major life and death decisions viz. Marriage, etc over a/many family members.
ii.Letting live with higher degree of indepence at least at home.
iii.To avoid torture and torment of biased in-laws and elderly relatives and compulsions and associated bad influences that affected/affects.
iv.Empowerment of man/men and woman/women through living in nuclear families instead of huge joint families those often mostly caused oppression to women.
v.To evolve, develop and to have a higher sense of dignity and respect.
vi.To live and let live with compassion and all age old good values.