Archive for December 2011

SI Top 10 #4 – Null Set

IHAVENOIDEAWHATYOUARETALKINGABOUT   D : (via Ache) (15 April 2013, Editor’s note: As a reader has kindly pointed out, the author of the diagram is David Shrigley who does lots of awesome things: David Shirgley. The editors apoligise for not giving a… Read More ›

Sociology song

For a change from the Christmas tunes, here is something, ahem, serious. Professional. OK, only professional and not serious. Anyway – happy Christmas to those of you who celebrate it with this song by Tom Lehrer – an American singer-songwriter,… Read More ›

The Sociological Imagination

Mills believed that the diffusion of the sociological imagination within American culture contained the political promise of helping individuals better understand and control the larger structural forces that shaped their lives. Many people, he claimed, failed to comprehend the impact… Read More ›


A quick flag up to any interested readers that the Sociology Department at the University of Warwick now has a blog and twitter feed. Although Sociological Imagination has no formal connection to the department, a number of people involved in… Read More ›