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Anticipatory Socialization

The way we prepare for future life roles

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Degradation Ceremony

The process by which new members of a total institution lose aspects of their old identities and are given new ones.

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Generalized Other

The common behavioral expectations of general society.

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Hidden Curriculum

The informal teaching done in school that socialized children to societal norms.

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Moral Development

The way people learn what is “good” and “bad” in society.

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Nature

The influence of our genetic makeup on self-development.

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Nurture

The Role that our social environment plays in self-development.

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Peer Group

A group made up of people who are similar in age and social status who share interests.

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Resocialization

The process by which old behaviors are removed and new behaviors are learned in their place.

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Self

A person’s distinct sense of identity as developed through social interaction.

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Socialization

The process wherein people come to understand societal norms and expectations, to accept society’s beliefs, and to be aware of societal values.