I. Common Themes in Socialization Theories
II. Charles Horton Cooley: "Looking Glass Self"
III. George Herbert Mead: "Emerging Self"
A. Definition of
1. Self as Object: ME
2. Self as Process: I
B. Necessary Requisites for "self"
1. social interaction
2. language acquisition
C. Acquiring Self
1. Prepatory/imitation stage (inferred)
2. Play Stage
3. Game Stage
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