Using her sociological imagination, in this paper the author applies various sociological concepts and theories (phenomenological sociology, symbolic interactionism, social exchange/rational choice theory, functionalism, conflict theory, and the postmodern perspective) to explore the role played by money, materialism, and media, as sources of undue stress in her life.
"“Money Does Not Buy Happiness”: Using the Sociological Imagination to Move Beyond Stressful Live,"
Human Architecture: Journal of the Sociology of Self-Knowledge:
3, Article 15.
Available at: http://scholarworks.umb.edu/humanarchitecture/vol7/iss3/15