Footprints and Signposts: Perspectives on Socialization Research

Lawson, Hal A.; Stroot, Sandra A.
July 1993
Journal of Teaching in Physical Education;Jul1993, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p437
Academic Journal
The article discusses research concerning teacher socialization for physical education teachers. Theories from previous research into the subject are examined, and the pitfalls of value-free inquiry in socialization research as an idealized standard are discussed. Instead, research must pay attention to values and incorporate them into theory formulation.


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