peer group

(noun) “The informal teaching done in schools that socializes children to societal norms” (OpenStax College 2012).

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  • Plural: peer groups
  • A type of group.

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References

OpenStax College. 2012. Agents of Socialization. Connexions, May 7, 2012. (http://cnx.org/content/m42825/1.2/).

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