The purpose of this research paper is for the student to examine his/her
own personal process of political socialization. In other words, the student will
examine who and/or what throughout his/her lifetime has shaped their political
beliefs, values, and/or opinions.
The student should select at least FOUR agents of socialization from the list
below and discuss how each one has shaped his/her political beliefs and values.
Agents of Socialization (and a few discussion points one may consider but not
required. Simply food for thought)
Suggested Paper Outline
I. Introduction (i.e. The purpose of this paper is . . . )
st agent of socialization
nd agent of socialization
rd agent of socialization
th agent of socialization