Compare And Contrast African American And Indian Families

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The two families that I am going to research are African American, and Indian American. The families have many different things that I will be discussing. In order for me to tell which one had more people, and more problem I have to dig deep into their background, and the roots of their family history. I quote The earliest recorded African and Native American became connected with April 1502, when slaves from Africans were taken to Hispaniola, some of the Africans slaves escaped to Santo Domingo (EBONY) http://www.ebony.com/life/5-things-to-know-about-blacks-and-native-americans-119#axzz40WZaU6xB. African American person 's were considered to be the black people that walked around with no clothes are just a little skirt without the top.…show more content…
It doesn 't matter if the boy is 6, and the woman is 50 by their law they can still get married. In African some of the families will married there children off for wealth. But, in other words the African American life function was used in socialization, and economic lifestyle. The family has to use a lot material things to support there families. Their other functions was taking care of their family member, which is sick. Also the African American had a development function which was to work and provide food ,shelter, and money for their family. The function of the Indian American was to play a role in there family life. The Indian American used their function for their family by doing all of there things in a traditional party. What I mean by traditional party is they dance around, included everyone that live their, and also included everything that they do. The function of family is a big group of relative family member setting around, and enjoying there time together. The reason family has changed is because Martin Luther King Jr. had a plan to bring everyone together. I quote That speech, with its eloquent reflections on the future of the civil rights struggle and introspection. (Phillips Brandes)…show more content…
Sometime I can say that I can become a norm because there are something that I see my family wear and they shouldn 't put it on. Yes my family does have norms. The norms that my family has is when they was slaved by the white. My African American family has a large background history that proves that their norms was different to other families. In order to understand the norms, lifestyle of an African American you have to know what a norm is. In my words it is a way that a person act with their behavior. African American norms was to learn how doing school work. They also work in the fields so that they could take care of their families and make sure that they have some kind of support for their family. The reason I know this is because my grandmother told me that African American people life was not good at all. They had to work for everything that they wanted. There life, then isn 't anything like how it is known to the African American people. I would say that the norm life for my culture now is a lot better. The reason it is better is because the African American now are making music, working good job, and also supporting their families with better

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