Sociological Imagination And Personal Explanation
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Introduction Social imagination is not an entirely new term. The inception of the phrase dates back to the year 1959 when C. Wright Mills coined the term for the first time in order to gain deep insight into the various social aspects affecting individuals. By doing so, C. Wright Mills was able to describe a […]

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Describe Yourself Sociological Imagination
Tell Me A Little About Yourself
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I am currently researching as an undergraduate at the University of Washington. I deal with molecular modeling, molecular structures and the behavior of molecules. I have always aimed at becoming a science student, and science fairs were my favorite. When I was in sixth grade, I locked myself in my room for three days because […]

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Features
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From a young age, my family has never failed to compare the difference in the colors of skin that my sisters and I possess. My oldest sister, Gabriela, is the fairest of us three and deemed the prettiest at every family function because of it, along with her straight hair, rosy cheeks and narrow nose. […]

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Being Vietnamese American
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I take off my shoes upon entering my house and slide into a pair of slippers once through the doorway. The aroma of jasmine rice hits me before I even enter the kitchen which initially appears to be a typical American kitchen however their hints that one is in a Asian household a jar of […]

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I am Mexican American
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My score on the sorting people activity was 6 correct out of 24. It was very difficult to sort the people based on their physical appearance because most of them had traits that can be seen in different races. For example the young man who identified himself as Japanese looked like he could have been […]

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Vital Discreditings
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An example of front in my own life is the part of me being a student. Goffman (1959), describes the front to being “the individual’s performance which regularly functions in a general and fixed fashion to define the situation for those who observe the performance”. When I am at school, I behave in a certain […]

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Why Me
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Anxiously sitting in my desk at school, trying to understand why the puzzle pieces were not fitting together, I then realized my life was about to drastically change. At eight years old a child does not know how to grasp the fact their parents will no longer be functioning as one. I was a typical […]

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Changes In My Appearance
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Some people think love comes from the heart and is hard to find. I think that love occurs while sitting in a boat on the lake, watching your ten dollar fishing lure getting ready to drop into the water. The simplest fling of your wrist will propel your bait the length of three football fields […]

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Inside Me
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The reflection that I have been instructed stresses the slow improvement of both astuteness and skillful action to help every living being. One must have knowledge to know acceptable behavior, and one must be skillful in completing these activities. One without the other will create not as much as attractive outcomes. By chance, this skillful […]

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I Am An Imposter
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I am an imposter. Or, at least, I certainly feel like one. Every day of my life, people around me (arguably the ones that are most important to me) take me to be something that I’m not. According to Eisner (2013), “Passing usually means being perceived by others as a member of the dominant group” […]

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