Topic 1 DQ2The sociological imagination encourages the idea to look at the world and its situations through awider lens. Consider a social problem that you, your family, or maybe your close friends have experienced. To look at the problem through a wider lens than your own perspective, apply the sociological imagination to the problem:In order to do this, look past your previously constructed rationale, explore other possible reasons, on the micro (individual) and macro (political/systems/global) levels that may have impacted or perpetuated this social problem. Describe how using your sociological imagination helps you see the social problem. Does it widen your view? Topic 2 DQ1
Read the journal articles about various inequalities that exist in America. Pick one of the areas (such as wage inequality, gender pay, racial gaps, etc.). What are some historical solutions to thearea of inequality that you selected? Explain if modern day solutions have been more effective inalleviating the problem or not. Hello Classmates and Professor Castile,
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