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How peers make you conform

Negative Sanctions
Peer group pressure to conform to the groups norms
Role modelling of higher status members
Shared activities
Similar clothing, styles and tastes Punks and their hair and safety pins


Values in society
Privacy ­ People are entitled to their own space and living,…

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Peers= most effective
Peer Pressure
Need to Conform
Fear of exclusion
Biggest influence of youth
Subculture
Peer Group Pressure
Lose importance as we grow up Education, Work, Media and Family

Importance varies for strata Higher class may respond to the Education agent better as upper
classs people tend to value…

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