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ERIC Number: EJ515739
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2445
Broad and Narrow Socialization: The Family in the Context of a Cultural Theory.
Arnett, Jeffrey Jensen
Journal of Marriage and the Family, v57 n3 p617-28 Aug 1995
Describes theory of broad and narrow socialization with emphasis on placing family socialization in its cultural context. In cultures characterized by broad socialization, socialization is intended to promote independence, individualism, and self-expression. Cultures with narrow socialization encourage obedience and conformity. Seven sources of socialization are described and other considerations are discussed. (JBJ)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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