Sociological imagination

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The term sociological imagination was coined by the American sociologist C. Wright Mills in 1959 to describe the type of insight offered by the discipline of sociology. The term is used in introductory textbooks in sociology to explain the nature of sociology and its relevance in daily life.

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Sociological imaginationFrom Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaThis articleneeds additional citations for verification.Please helpimprove this articlebyadding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may bechallengedandremoved.(March 2010)SociologyOutlineTheoryHistoryPositivismAntipositivismFunctionalismConflict theoriesMiddle-rangeMathematicalCritical theorySocializationStructure and agencyResearch methodsQuantitativeQualitativeHistoricalComputationalEthnographicNetwork-analyticTopicsSubfieldsChangeCitiesClassCrimeCultureDevelopmentDevianceDemographyEducationEconomyEnvironmentFamilyGenderHealthIndustryInternetKnowledgeLawLiteratureMedicineMobilityMovementsNetworksOrganizationsPoliticsRace & ethnicityReligionScienceSoc. psychologyStratificationBrowsePortalCategory treeListsJournalsList of sociologistsList of criminologistsArticle indexvteThe termsociological imaginationwas coined by the American sociologistC. Wright Millsin 1959 to describe the type of insight offered by the discipline ofsociology. The term is used in introductorytextbooksin sociology to explain the nature of sociology and its relevance in daily life.Contents[hide]1Differing definitions can differ in different social circles and are not agreed upon2Sociological perspective3Uses of sociologica

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