Socialization is the process by which a child learns how to do things like other human beings in the society. A child is helpless and dependent on other people around him for everything therefore, as he grows, through daily contact and interactions with other human beings he learns how to do things like others in the society.
Socialization is the training of the child in the culture or ways of life of his people or society.
Socialization is the process by which an individual acquires new behaviour through interactions and direct learning from other human beings.
It is a process by which a new member goes, through understanding the needs and practices of his community and adapts to them.
Socialization is a life-long process which begins from birth until death. The primary socialization begins at home where we learn the do’s and don’ts and culture of our society.
Agents of socialization