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Title Childhood socialization / Gerald Handel, editor.
Imprint New Brunswick : Aldine Transaction, ©2006.


 Internet  Electronic Book    AVAILABLE
Edition Second edition.
Description 1 online resource (xix, 400 pages)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Socialization.
Socialization -- Cross-cultural studies.
Genre Cross-cultural studies.
Contents PART I : Socialization, individualization, and the self -- Socialization and individuation / William Damon -- Socialization and the social self / Gerald Handel -- PART II : Childhood history -- Little angels, little devils : a sociology of children / Anthony Synnott -- PART III : Families as socializing agents -- The mutuality of parental control in early childhood / H. Rudolph Schaffer -- As the twig is bent : children reared in feminist household / Barbara J. Risman and Kristin Myers / Racial socialization / Shirley A. Hill -- PART IV : Day care and nursery school as socialization agents -- Power and resistance in infant-toddler day care centers / Robin Lynn Leavitt -- Cooperation and control in Japanese nursery schools / Catherine C. Lewis -- PART V : Schools as Socialization agents -- Schools and socialization / Steven Brint -- PART VI : Peer groups as socialization agents -- Children's conception and reaction to adult rules : the underlife of the nursery school / William Corsaro -- The carpool : a socializing adjunct to the educational experience / Patricia A. Adler and Peter Adler -- Friend, impression management, and preadolescent behavior / Gary Alan Fine -- PART VII : Television and its influence -- Theoretical perspectives / Judith Van Evra -- Children's desires/mothers' dilemmas : the social contexts of consumption / Ellen Seiter -- PART VIII : Gender socialization -- Engendering children / Scott Coltrane -- Male gender socialization and the perpetration of sexual abuse / Davis Lisak -- PART IX : Social stratification and inequality in socialization -- Concerted cultivation and the accomplishment of natural growth / Annette Lareau -- Clashes in values / Julia Wrigley -- Social class and the hidden curriculum of work / Jean Anyon.
Summary Socialization differs from one society to another and within any society from one segment to another. Childhood Socialization samples some of that variation, giving the reader a glimpse of socialization in contexts other than those with which he or she is likely to be familiar.
Other Author Handel, Gerald.
Other Title Print version: Childhood socialization. Second edition. New Brunswick : Aldine Transaction, ©2006 0202306410