Unformatted text preview: compared to, for example, the stereotypes surrounding female softball players? 2. “In modern societies, social position is not inherited at birth… yet the region and social class of the family into which an individual is born affects patterns of socialization quite distinctly. Children pick up ways of behavior characteristic of their parents or others in their neighborhood or county.” Drawing upon the concepts covered in chapter 4 of your textbook, provide two examples of this phenomenon from your own life and explain how you picked up some behavior or attitude characteristic of the region you grew up in and/or some behavior or attitude characteristic of the social class you grew up in....
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- Spring '06
- Sociology, David Beckham, Dennis Rodman, female softball players