Demonstration of Private Trouble
Explore what C. Wright Mills meant by “Sociological Imagination.” (Mills, C. W. (1959). The promise of sociology. Retrieved from https://sites.middlebury.edu/utopias/files/2013/02/The-Promise.pdf (Links to an external site.) ) Demonstrate your understanding of this concept by selecting an example of a “private trouble” (from the readings, your own experience, or elsewhere). How are personal troubles different from public issues? Explain how if a personal trouble becomes a public issue, why it may reflect a structural problem in society. Provide an example in your answer.