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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.

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

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

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.
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"
Translations
socializace

socialization

[ˌsəʊʃəlaɪˈzeɪʃən] Nsocialización f

socialization

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

socialization

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

socialization

[ˌsəʊʃəlaɪˈzeɪʃn] n (Psych) → socializzazione f

so·cial·i·za·tion

n. socialización, adaptación social.
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Therefore, Indonesian government needs to develop the pattern and the exact socialization program for the people according to the segment, mainly as a form of anticipatory socialization.
Our study is grounded in two theories: anticipatory socialization and financial socialization.
Anticipatory socialization and social capital theory offer sociological perspectives through which to best understand the role of FMPs that serve to move Black students into the doctoral education pipeline.
Anticipatory socialization in blue-collar families: The negotiation of contradictory messages of social mobility and reproduction.
This stage is built upon the anticipatory socialization stage in graduate school and consists of two phases: initial entry and role continuance.
The current study examines the relationship between auditing students' commitment to their profession, and their anticipatory socialization, as operationalized by perception of the importance of financial reporting.
For example, if a new member enters an organization and the existing members view her/him as humorous on the first day during the anticipatory socialization stage (e.g., telling jokes, making fun of other employees, or sending riddles on email to her/his department colleagues), then this member will be viewed as an amusing (or possibly annoying) person in the organization to some individuals (i.e., this individual may not be the only entertaining person in the organization, but has established her/himself as amusing).
Advanced communication and information technologies offer great promise during anticipatory socialization. For instance, many organizational Web sites offer extensive information about their products and services, career opportunities, and contact information regarding employment.
Scholars theorize that students come to social work education with some predisposition towards social work values in general (e.g., Abbott, 1988; Hayes & Varley, 1965; Hockenstad, 1976; Perlman, 1967), a tenet of Merton's (1957) theory of anticipatory socialization. Others concede that the effect of social work education on socialization into the profession or on professional values is unclear (e.g., Avriam & Katan, 1991; Bargal, 1978; Judah, 1976, 1979; Pike, 1994; Varley, 1963, 1968).
265), "anticipatory socialization" is part of the preparation for a job change.
For example, pre-entry experiences during the recruitment and selection process are considered to be part of the anticipatory socialization phase.