According to C. Writght Mills. The sociological imagination is the ability to think ourselves away from the norms or daily routines we follow and to look at them from afresh. If we have not realised it yet, we have been following a monotonous routine without questioning it.
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Wright Mills. The sociological imagination is the vivid awareness of the relationship between experience and the wider society [Mills]. Sociological Imagination is the ability to think differently about the familiar routines of our daily lives to how society views them. Crossman, Wright Mills , characterizes Sociological Imagination as the " the vivid awareness of the relationship between experience and the wider society". Thus, sociological imagination is the ability to see how things interact and influence each other from a social perspective. Mills, Mills says that sociological imagination enables us to grasp history and biography and the relations between the two within society Elwell,
Most times I would simply take one sentence from each paragraph in my essay, and form one conclusion paragraph that was very repetitive, and often oddly worded. The conclusion to my narrative essay is a perfect example. Each sentence in the paragraph can be found in another paragraph throughout the essay. While I am still working to improve my abilities to write a conclusion paragraph, I believe that I have started to show signs of improvement over the course of this semester.
I hope to interlink the personal problems of unemployment to crime , divorce suicide and child abuse in the observations of the work proposed by C. Wright Mills. The Sociological Imagination in my understanding is the out-of-the-box, intellectual and broader Most people refer to sociology as the study of how people or individuals interact with each other.