Class Notes (836,580)
Canada (509,856)
Sociology (765)
SOCI 100 (167)
Lecture

Socialization

3 Pages
124 Views
Unlock Document

Department
Sociology
Course
SOCI 100
Professor
Debra Pentecost
Semester
Fall

Description
SOCIALIZATION Oct 22, 2012 3 Aspects of Socialization 1. Structure and process of sociocultural influence on attitudes/behavior of individual a. (social institutions: family, school, subcultures...) 2. Ways individuals affects agents of socialization a. (parents, teachers, brothers/sisters) 3. Ways learning roles take place Social Experience: Key to Our Humanity - Critical importance of social contact to become a human being - Without social experience personality doesn't develop - Nature/Nurture  social environment affects genes Social Isolation - Impact on Rhesus monkeys - Harlows' experiments 1962  6 months complete isolation - disturb development - Impact on children - Anna (5 years isolation)and Genie (rescued @13 - mental development of 1 y/o) - Intensive habitation effort - only capable of approximating normal life Theories to understand human development Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) - developed theory of psychoanalysis - Basic human needs (or drives)  Eros (bonding - life instinct)  Thanatos (aggressive - death instinct)  These are opposing forces that operate on unconscious level - Personality model (combined needs of self & society)  Id: basic drives (instinct, body, unconscious drives)  Ego: strives for balance (thought, mind, conscious motives)  Super Ego: culture within our conscience, morality Jean Piaget - Cognitive Development: - How people think and understand - Stages of development:  Sensorimotor  (0-2 yrs)sensory contact of world - everything in the mouth  Preoperational  (2-7 yrs) Language acquisition (no abstractions)  Concrete Operational  (7 - 11 yrs) Causal reasoning  Formal Operational  (12 yrs on) Abstract, critical thinking Lawrence Kohlberd - Moral Development: How we judge something as right or wrong  Stages  Preconventional  Children experience world as pain or pleasure  Right
More Less

Related notes for SOCI 100

Log In


OR

Join OneClass

Access over 10 million pages of study
documents for 1.3 million courses.

Sign up

Join to view


OR

By registering, I agree to the Terms and Privacy Policies
Already have an account?
Just a few more details

So we can recommend you notes for your school.

Reset Password

Please enter below the email address you registered with and we will send you a link to reset your password.

Add your courses

Get notes from the top students in your class.


Submit