INTRO TO SOCIOLOGY:LN1 - ONLINE MEDIA QUESTIONS
Professor Reymers - Spring 2023


The Online Media homework assignment is a reading or video on Blackboard which includes a number of questions you need to respond to regarding the media.

On Blackboard, click the "Online Media" links each week some time after they become available (by Monday 12am), then click the "Write Submission" button to type your answers to the questions.

The online assignment is due by the end of the day FRIDAY of the week it is assigned.

IF YOU CURRENTLY DON"T HAVE ACCESS TO BLACKBOARD...

Follow the directions below for the assignment, but be sure to get access to your Blackboard account as soon as possible, more assignments will appear there weekly.


 

Online Media SOCI 1: The Sociological Imagination

Sociological Imagination

Watch this video about the "sociological imagination" and read these excerpts from C. Wright Mills' original article "The Promise of Sociology," then discuss the questions below in an email to your Professor.

1. What is another personal trouble (other than obesity, as described in the video) that has social factors that contribute?

2. How do social structures contribute to social problems?

3. How does using the sociological imagination help us examine human behavior?

Due on or before Friday, Jan 27 end of day. .

DO NOT send your answers as an email attachment.
(I recommend copying and pasting the questions into a document (Word, Google, Notepad, etc.) and then answering the questions as you watch and read; then copy and paste your answers in an email to me).

E-mail your completed answers directly to: reymers@morrisville.edu with the SUBJECT line to read: SOCI1.