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An Overview of Socialization

Xenia Rochelle Jones, MA, PhD (IP) (#105878)

In this video lecture, Academic Expert Xenia Rochelle Jones introduces her series of lectures on the academic discipline of sociology. This primary video set is used largely to introduce some of the key concepts in the field of sociology, such as culture, language, and social groups. She proceeds to explain some of the key theories in sociology, including enforced socialization, children as innocents, and tabula rasa (children as blank slates). This video lecture is ideal for first year sociology students at the college or university level.

In this series: 4 Videos | 00:19:20 Total Length

In Part 1, sociology is defined and important terms and concepts are introduced.

Part #: 1 | 05:33

The series goes more in-depth and a couple theories are introduced.

Part #: 2 | 05:14

The theory of children as blank slates (tabula rasa) is explained, followed by a discussion.

Part #: 3 | 03:06

Reflection questions to help with studying the material are presented.

Part #: 4 | 05:27