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Socialization

  • By: Cynthia J. Schellenbach
  • In: Encyclopedia of Human Relationships
  • Edited by: Harry T. Reis & Susan Sprecher
  • Subject:Interpersonal Relationships, Group Processes/Dynamics, Close Relationships

One of the most fascinating domains of study in sociology involves the process of socialization, or the process by which we learn the ways of a specific society so that we can function within it. The process of socialization is essential ...

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