Peter Smith

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Basic Sociology III: Agencies of Socialization

Agencies of Socialization 2. Peer groups & the Mass Media: Review questions: To support my channel: My Patreon account: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=42165895&fan_landing=true My PayPall account: paypal.me/PeterSmith602

November 27, 2020 · Leave a comment

Sociological factors impacting conversion and ‘deconversion’ [SRM 4]

This is adapted from the fourth and final part of an essay I wrote back in April 2019 on ‘Membership, Joining, and Leaving Religious Movements and Organizations’, this one dealing … Continue reading

November 24, 2020 · Leave a comment

‘Deconversion’ and departure from religious movements [SRM 3]

This is adapted from the third part of an essay I wrote back in April 2019 on ‘Membership, Joining, and Leaving Religious Movements and Organizations’, this one dealing with topic … Continue reading

November 24, 2020 · Leave a comment

Conversion. [SRM 2]

This is adapted from the second part of an essay I wrote back in April 2019 on ‘Membership, Joining, and Leaving Religious Movements and Organizations’, this one dealing with topic … Continue reading

November 24, 2020 · Leave a comment

Membership of Religious Movements and Organizations [SRM 1]

This is based on an essay I wrote back in April 2019, ‘Membership, Joining and Leaving Religious Movements and Organizations’, which I later turned into a set of four videos … Continue reading

November 22, 2020 · Leave a comment

Review questions. ‘The Baha’i Faith: A Short History’. Ch. 4. Conflict and collapse, 1848-53.

The Baha’i Faith: A Short History (Oneworld. 2nd edition, 1999.). These questions are intended as a guide to both your reading and the video. Please feel welcome to answer them if … Continue reading

November 17, 2020 · Leave a comment

Review questions. ‘The Baha’i Faith: A Short History’. Ch. 3. The development of a new religion.

The Baha’i Faith: A Short History (Oneworld. 2nd edition, 1999.). These questions are intended as a guide to both your reading and the video. Please feel welcome to answer them if … Continue reading

November 17, 2020 · Leave a comment

Basic Sociology II: Socialization & the Self

Primary socialization in childhood. 2. ‘Unsocialized children; socialization in adolescence and adulthood. 3. The development of the self. 4. Review questions.

November 16, 2020 · Leave a comment

Review Questions: Basic Sociology 7-8: Agencies of Socialization

VS-7. Agencies of socialization (1) Families & schooling. Q39. Why are family relationships normally such an important part of the socialization process? Q40. What is the difference between explicit and … Continue reading

November 13, 2020 · Leave a comment

Review Questions: Basic Sociology 4-6: Socialization

Continuing my series of review questions on my videos on introductory Sociology: the basics. These are on socialization and the development of the self. VS-4. Socialization (1) [esp. primary socialization … Continue reading

November 13, 2020 · Leave a comment