Family members are the primary and most important agents of socialization. Secondary agents of socialization include learning institutions, the church, mass media, peer groups and the workplace. Socialization is the proc... More »

Reciprocal socialization is when both the parent and child socialize each other through their interactions. For instance, a parent teaches the child how to speak, and later on parents pick up new slang phrases and words ... More »

Primary socialization, also called initial socialization, is when a child learns to interact, behave and talk in society through family members. Secondary socialization occurs during the school years and adolescent years... More »

Some of the major agents of an individual's socialization process include family, school, mass media and religion. These institutions serve as lenses through which individuals learn to become social beings by internalizi... More »

The major agents of socialization are the family, the school, peer groups and media. Socialization is a process that starts at birth and continues through the lifespan. Each person learns values, beliefs and social norms... More »

Family members can get help for coping with an elderly relative with dementia from the Family Caregiver Alliance, reports its website. The Alzheimer's Association also has a caregiver center where family members can get ... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

Family members manage hospice care in the home by working with hospice staff to create a personalized care plan for the patient. The plan details the equipment, services and care needed based on the patient's current med... More » Business & Finance Insurance Health Insurance