Buchanan, Scott L.
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Scott Buchanan is a qualified social worker who currently practices in the public mental health sector. Scott also holds a BA in International Relations (Hons.) from the University of Melbourne, and is presently completing a Masters of Divinity at Ridley Theological College, Melbourne. Some of Scott’s other writings can be found at scottlbuchanan.wordpress.com.


The Nuclear Family Is Indispensable

Advocates for family fluidity routinely level two claims against the nuclear family: first, that it is a mere "blip" on the historical map, and second, that it is largely unconnected to the well-being of individuals (especially children). In both instances the goal is to diminish its significance as a valuable form of kinship structure. For all their popularity, however, neither assumption withstands scrutiny.

Date posted: 2020-07-02