Essay on Sociological Imagination
There are many hotlines you can contact if you feel like venting anonymously and websites where you can talk to a therapist about your problems. Not to mention public forums that allow you to relate to others and express your feelings. Scrolling thorough your timeline or feed on a gloomy day and seeing a post about another individual having a bad day might not make you’re day completely better but it will make you feel as if you’re not alone. Simply seeing someone post a quote about the same struggle you’re facing can also play a huge role in understanding the benefit of using the sociological imagination. Media is such a powerful strategy that glorifies C. Wright Mills intentions.
C. Wright Mills social imagination strategy back then might have been a little more complicated to apply to our problems if it narrowed down to depression back then due to the acceptance of society in the late 60s depression wasn’t to common nor accepted. Media has now made it easier to accept and socialize with other people facing similar conflicts. If an individual looks at depression with their social imagination they may say “this is an