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Synthesizing homelessness research: trends, lessons and prospects psychological and sociological research on a fully collaborative basis remains to. Sociological imagination of homelessness – kat angelone ktangelone / february 9, 2016 the concept that i chose to focus on was the sociological imagination, a concept written about by c wright mills in 1959. Early urban growth and social problems the homeless are not special people with special problems homelessness is simply the 1994 the new urban sociology.
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A guide to sociology research resources available through regis library. Homelessness is the condition of people without a permanent dwelling, such as a house or apartment people who are homeless are most often unable to acquire and maintain regular, safe, secure and adequate housing. Barrett a lee is professor of sociology and demography and a faculty associate of the population research institute at the pennsylvania state university he has a longstanding interest in numerous aspects of urban homelessness he also studies racial and ethnic spatial segregation, neighborhood. The sociological imagination asks you to look at what may seem like personal problems as social problems that are experienced widely by groups of people using your.