Studying Social Problems in the 21st Century

1. How can applying the sociological imagination help us as we deal with social problems that affect us personally?
2. How might volunteering in the community such as serving as a tutor for young children or helping to repair And paint houses in low income neighborhood help solve seemingly personal problems in your community?
3. What kind of insights might sociological training provide for a person who wants to engage in problem solving in politics, government, education, the military, or other social organizations and institutions?