When we start learning new norms and values
in anticipation of a role we'll occupy in the future.
Making necessary adjustments in advance makes the actual transition into the new
Couples moving in together, before getting married
is a very good example of anticipatory socialization. They want to
understand and have an idea of what it is like to live with one
another to see what married life is like. Both parties should get a feel
or idea of what they will be faced with after tying the knot.
Retirement is a very scary and new stage of life. round the age of 60
is when people begin to retire. The stage of retirement is when you no longer
work due to your age and you must look at plans and consider how you want
to spend the rest of your life. It is scary because you must consider where
you may want to settle, what you want to do before you die,
how you want to be remembered. But it is also nice to not have
to work anymore and to enjoy
the rest of your life how you please.