“…Marrying your Prince or Princess equals inheriting the king, the queen, and the entire court…”: Extended family relations and conflicts in a world of “isolated nuclear families”

The union of a man and woman in marriage, especially in the African clime, translates to the coming together of two different families. Marrying a man or a woman means marrying into a family which may include a father, a mother, a stepfather, a stepmother, brothers, sisters, cousins, uncles, aunts, nieces and nephews. The family …

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