1. Read Chapter 4, Socialization, in the textbook. No outside/web sources, please.
  2. Attend the Week 2 Keiser Live! session or review the recording.
  3. Review the Purdue OWL for instructions and examples of formatting in text citations and references as these are required.  In text citations go in the paragraph and the reference list is located after the Word Count at the end of your paper.
  4. Your essay should be at least 250 words and include a Word Count. Please proof read/edit.
  5. Save your essay as a Word document and upload it to “2. Assignment Submission”  in the Week 2 Journal portal.


  • Briefly discuss how any two Agents of Socialization have influenced your life.

Please present your response in paragraphs with clear sentences, proper spelling, grammar, sentence structure, tense agreement, etc .  You will be graded on both content (did you respond to each prompt and provide a citation/reference for the article you found?) and format (have you followed all structural requirements like proper spelling, grammar, sentence structure, tense agreement?)