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Study Questions: Chapter 4

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1. Differentiate between biological and cultural determinism. Consider a continuum illustrating the importance of socialization, with each concept on opposite ends.

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2. Explain Mead’s developmental sequence for socialization.

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3. What was the subject of Huesmann’s pioneering work? What did he find?

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4. Explain the role of agency in the socialization process.

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5. Outline both voluntary and involuntary resocialization.

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6. Briefly explain the law of effect.

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