|SOC 1: FALL 2014
Born on the Fourth of July:
This project focuses on issues of socialization, desocialization, and resocialization as demonstrated in the life of Ron Kovic before, during, and after the Vietnam War. In addition, this project should prompt the student to reflect and discuss the effect of their own socialization process.
This paper should include an introduction providing clear definitions of the relevant terms and concepts; a discussion of the ways in which Ron Kovic was socialized, which agents of socializations contributed to his learning experiences and the norms and values he acquired; how and when Ron Kovic was desocialized; how and when Ron Kovic was resocialized; a conclusion that briefly discusses your own socialization process and how that resulted in who you are today.
Your paper must:
DUE: Thursday, November 20