M. Ghisleni, R. Moscati, Che cos’é la socializzazione, Carocci, Roma,2001

This book has been conceived as an introductory guide to the subject intended for undergraduate students with little background in Social Sciences. Different aspects of the socialisation process are taken into consideration. Among others, the relationship between biology and culture; areas and agencies of socialisation; different ways of socialisation according to social classes, ethnicity and gender; the impact of social change on socialisation; and the different process of socialisation according to various stages of the lifetime.
Key-words: Socialisation, life time, social change, culture, ethnicity