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so·cial·ize

 (sō′shə-līz′)
v. so·cial·ized, so·cial·iz·ing, so·cial·iz·es
v.tr.
1. To place under government or group ownership or control: socialized medical care.
2. To cause to accept or behave in accordance with social norms or expectations: techniques to socialize aggressive children.
v.intr.
To take part in social activities: likes to socialize with people her age.

so′cial·i·za′tion (-shə-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
so′cial·iz′er n.
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socialization

(ˌsəʊʃəlaɪˈzeɪʃən) or

socialisation

n
1. (Psychology) psychol the modification from infancy of an individual's behaviour to conform with the demands of social life
2. (Sociology) the act of socializing or the state of being socialized
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socialization

the establishment of socialist government; the nationalization of industry and other national resources.
See also: Communism
the process of adapting to a social group; social intercourse or activity.
See also: Society
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socialization

1. The shaping of human behavior through experience in social institutions.
2. The process by which an individual, especially a child, becomes adapted to the norms of society.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.socialization - the action of establishing on a socialist basis; "the socialization of medical services"
group action - action taken by a group of people
2.socialization - the act of meeting for social purposessocialization - the act of meeting for social purposes; "there was too much socialization with the enlisted men"
coming together, meeting - the social act of assembling for some common purpose; "his meeting with the salesmen was the high point of his day"
3.socialization - the adoption of the behavior patterns of the surrounding culture; "the socialization of children to the norms of their culture"
social control - control exerted (actively or passively) by group action
cultivation - socialization through training and education to develop one's mind or manners; "her cultivation was remarkable"
bringing up, fosterage, fostering, nurture, rearing, upbringing, breeding, raising - helping someone grow up to be an accepted member of the community; "they debated whether nature or nurture was more important"
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Translations
socializace

socialization

[ˌsəʊʃəlaɪˈzeɪʃən] Nsocialización f
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socialization

[ˌsəʊʃəlaɪˈzeɪʃən] socialisation (British) n
[children] → socialisation f
(= making sth socialist) → socialisation f
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socialization

n (Pol) → Vergesellschaftung f, → Sozialisierung f; (Sociol, Psych) → Sozialisation f
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socialization

[ˌsəʊʃəlaɪˈzeɪʃn] n (Psych) → socializzazione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

so·cial·i·za·tion

n. socialización, adaptación social.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
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The premise of the book is that Yiddish schools used children's magazines as agents of socialization (if not indoctrination) for children and their parents alike, which was a clever (if not somewhat sinister) method of helping Jewish immigrants adapt to American life while maintaining their affinities for Yiddish language, secular Jewish culture, and radical leftist politics.
Specifically, faculty and peers in the student's program were key agents of socialization with family, friends, and others playing a distinct, but secondary role.
When we talk of socialization (learning the norms of society), we must address the sources of socialization, often referred to as "agents of socialization".
He hypothesizes that it is the agents of socialization - primarily the family - that are key to examining the issue of "grit" in students.
In this social context, there are a couple of issues that are critical; on the one hand, from different sectors it raises a number of questions about whether families and schools are educating children properly (Bas & De Guzman, 2010), on the other hand, it is questioned the traditional idea that family and school are the main agents of socialization (Pindado, 2010; Pulido, 2007; Canovas & Sauquillo, 2009).
What types of messages do successful Hmong students receive from key agents of socialization regarding education and its importance in determining success in adulthood?

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