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Department
Sociology
Course
SOCB26H3
Professor
Julian Tanner
Semester
Fall

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Lecture 1 What Is Education?  4) Working jobs become tightly bound with education.  5) Education entails transmission of culture from present to upcoming generations.  6) Primary socialization we receive is family (what you learn from parents, grandparents and siblings).  This is also informal and casual education (ex: not getting lectured by family).  7) What we will in education is formalized and deliberate.  From ages 5-18, school isn’t a voluntary exercise; rather the government says you must attend. Kids do drop out and they are prosecuted by the state.  Three things: 1)?, 2) when they go to school they find themselves educated in particular buildings which have been built for that purpose, 3) we have designated a group of people with the specialized task of education our children (teachers). Three Themes: Selection, Socialized And Social Organization 1. Selection  Reason we are interested in school is because one important thing schools do is they select and saw out different groups of individual students.  Education selection is important to improve and describe the sort of education system in place between 1940s-1980s.  Stratify the student population into diff
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