sociology3 - Writing Assignment III 1 Socialization The...

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Writing Assignment III 1. Socialization: The process in which humans adapt to their surroundings and learn certain socially acceptable behaviors and tendencies. While growing up I could be described as a tomboy. When I entered middle school I began to observe girls wearing skirts and makeup. Seeing as how they received more attention from boys, and of course craving this as well I assumed this was the manner in which I should act. I adapted and began to wear dresses, lip gloss, and my hair down. This was a behavior I learned and a clear example of socialization. Sex Segregation: The separation of groups according to their gender. When growing up I played soccer with a local community group. For the 10 years that I played never did I play on a co-ed team. The teams were always separated between boys and girls. The girls try-outs were even held on a different day then the boys. Power: Having control or command over others. Growing up I was taught to respect authority figures and elders. It was not so
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