Revista do NUFEN
version ISSN 2175-2591
SOUZA, Ana Maria Digna Rodrigues de. Social perspective and projective of the graphic representations of the family in children of the Para. Rev. NUFEN [online]. 2009, vol.1, n.1, pp. 120-139. ISSN 2175-2591.
The changes which happened through the time in the performing and arrangement of the family group, in comparison with the traditional one, mainly in the economic low class, propose some discussion about the permanence of conventional familiar representation. On top of that it is likewise important to discuss the familiar system variations as a consequence of culture and the importance of changes through the time. These problems are the source of this investigation. It explored the projections produced by 216 native children of Para.Your acting indicates that the model of nuclear family is still in force in the infantile version of the family group, however the perception of the operation of this, that it involves the performance of your members, it is not conservative and it varies relatively in function of the sex and of the socioeconomic class of these. The valorizations different of the members didn't affect the conventional choice of the model identification that assists the social expectations for each sex.
Keywords : family representation; projective techniques; family drawing.