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Noun1.socialisation - the action of establishing on a socialist basis; "the socialization of medical services"
group action - action taken by a group of people
2.socialisation - the act of meeting for social purposessocialisation - 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.socialisation - 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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QUETTA -- Former federal information minister Javaid Jabbar has said that we need to take some practical measures which include reforms in our education system specially the syllabi of primary and secondary level institutions for a better political environment and progressive socialisation process.
The road Safety Marshall attributed the loss of some core values to the ineffectiveness of the agents of socialisation which included, family, peer group, school, religious organisations, government and the mass media, saying they are important to every child development.
Schwartz (2001) "Value socialisation in families of Israeli-born and Soviet-born adolescents in Israel".
The socialisation of an individual into a profession and/or professional group has been documented in nursing since the 1950's.
Early socialisation is essential to the welfare of our dogs.
1988) Culture and language development: Language acquisition and language socialisation in a Samoan village, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.