Gene Wiley: Video Analysis

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What stood out in the one of the video is how socialization is very important to human growth and development. Acknowledging that there are crucial periods in a child’s life that can effect their future personal development. In the video, this Gene Wiley was isolated for many years and te isolation stagger her social development. She was years late in numerous critical milestones most children develop. This extreme social isolation was so immoral the girl lack the ability to communicate. Therefore, from the reading socialization is how people learn how to function in the world. (Introduction to sociology 2E, 98) Clearly Gene was not able to function as an individual due to her lack of socialization.
Years after she was released from her captivity
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