SS 101 9-15-10

SS 101 9-15-10 - SS 101 Lect 2 9/15/10 Theories of...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
SS 101 Lect 2 9/15/10 Theories of Socialization I. Durkheim’s view of society Society was independent of the individual. Social forces act on us which shape who we are. Ruth Benedict Patterns of Culture i. Examines the lifestyles of three tribes. Different personalities. Each cultural society creates the persons personality. Rules of the Game: role and status i. Each person is given a role. ii. Status: The position someone feels in the culture II. Role Theory (Interactionist Theory) Child develops social self around the age of 2. Only by social interaction with others. Forms beliefs about itself. Identification -> Socialization Discovering Self Berger’s “Social Map” III. Charles Horton Cooley (1864 – 1929) Looking Glass Theory i. Describes how society views us. ii. We become the mirror image as what others seem to think of us. iii. I am what I think you think I am iv. You would act different in front of the dean rather than your friends. IV.
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Page1 / 2

SS 101 9-15-10 - SS 101 Lect 2 9/15/10 Theories of...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 2. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online