Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Contemporary Education, Social Sciences and Humanities (ICCESSH 2019)

Mechanisms of Social Identity Formation: the Media and the Higher Education System

Authors
Irina Akimova, Irina Motorina, Anna Popova, Anna Chernysheva
Corresponding Author
Irina Akimova
Available Online July 2019.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/iccessh-19.2019.359How to use a DOI?
Keywords
socialization; youth; identity; media; self-determination; higher education; socio-humanitarian component of education; computer-mediated communication
Abstract
The article deals with the problem of identity formation as one of the mechanisms of socialization and acculturation of personality. This work shows identification mechanisms in the framework of socialization. It defines the place and role of the media in the process of socialization and identification of the younger generation. The system of higher education is analyzed as a means of material and status self-determination of youth. The purpose of the article is to identify the problems of the formation of the sociocultural identity of the individual, the conditions and mechanisms of the identification process itself in our country, to determine the impact of the Internet on the young people’s identity.
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