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Personal Narrative My Sociological Imagination

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Personal Narrative My Sociological Imagination In my words, Sociological imagination is a way for a person to look at their life as a result of their interaction with society. It can explain why a life is lived with way it is lived and all events, decisions, successes, and failures that have occurred. In my life I have encountered many situations, problems, opportunities and events. I can use my sociological imagination to examine these and figure out why I am the way I am and also why I have chosen to do certain things When I was born, my father was in medical school. He was a practicing doctor by the time I was four and was the first person in southern California to get an MRI machine for his office. Being one of the pioneers of Magnetic Resonance Imagining has made him very successful and allowed for my family to be very well off. From this I have always considered being a doctor. My father's job has always be so exciting, new, and progressive, that I have also wanted to go into medicine If the invention of MRI had not occurred in history I never would have grown up the way ...

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  • Explains that sociological imagination is a way for people to look at their life and all events, decisions, successes, and failures that have occurred.
  • Explains that their father was the first person in southern california to get an mri machine for his office. their father's success has also significantly shaped their life.
  • Opines that the cold war and communism shaped them and their society.
  • Opines that society has shaped their mentality towards what they should do. their sociological imagination has told them much about who they are and they plan to continue to use it to define themselves.
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