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Socialization

We learn our culture, develop our sense of self

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Gender Socialization

Individuals learn the cultural behavior of feminity or masculinity

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Sociobiology

Human behavior is determined by nature

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Personality

Distinctive complex of attitudes, beliefs, behaviors, and values

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Looking-glass self

We use other people as a mirror to ourselves

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I

Spontaneous, Creative, Impulsive

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Me

Concerned how others view and judge you

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Significant Others

Approval of affection

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Role-Taking

Draws us closer to other people

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Generalized other

Ability to understand broader cultural norms and judge what a typical person might think or do

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Primary Socialization

Langue is learned and first sense of self-gained

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Anticipatory Socialization

We practice what we want to achieve

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id

Biological drives and impulses : Selfish, irrational for pleasure and gratification; unconscious

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Superego

Norms, Values, Morals that are learned through socialization

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Ego

Mediator between the biological drive and society that would deny (Conscious)

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Gender Schema Theory

If one learns gender, schema becomes the core around which all other information is organized.

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Birth Cohort

People born at a given period of time who age together and experience events in history as a group

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Rites of Passage

Retirement dinner gold watch, birthday celebration

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Agents of Socialization

People or group that provide the critical information needed for children to become fully functioning members of society.

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Total Institution

Complete control over the people they contain