Exam 1 Soci
it permits the formation of culture
it enables a person to become a part of society.
language enables us to learn social skills.
All of these choices are true.
learn the customs, habits, and practices of one’s society.
form our individual personality.
develop our identity.
We watch others and learn the basic rules of identity.
How we think others perceive us affect how we feel.
We consider how we think we appear to others.
We consider how we think others judge us.
Not all families socialize children in the same way or into the expectations.
The family is rarely a person’s first source of socialization.
In today’s world parents have a very minor role in the development of their child’s identity.
The media are a more important source of gender socialization than the family.
Conflict theory and functionalism focus on immediate social interaction and symbolic interactionism does not.
Symbolic interactionism is a macro-level approach; conflict theory and functionalism are not.
Symbolic interactionism does not examine society in terms of its abstract institutions, and conflict and functionalist theory do.
Conflict theory and functionalism are theoretical frameworks and symbolic interactionism is not.
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