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Bourdieu on Religion: Imposing Faith and Legitimacy

Terry Rey - Religion - 2014 - 224 pages
Pierre Bourdieu was one of the most influential social theorists of our time. He developed a series of concepts to uncover the way society works and to challenge assumptions ...
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Pierre Bourdieu and Cultural Theory: Critical Investigations

Bridget Fowler - Social Science - 1997 - 200 pages
This is the first comprehensive description of Pierre Bourdieu's theory of culture and habitus. Within the wider intellectual context of Bourdieu's work, this book provides a ...
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Theory and Resistance in Education: Towards a Pedagogy for the Opposition

Henry A. Giroux - Education - 2001 - 280 pages
Provides new theoretical and political tools for addressing how pedagogy, knowledge, resistence, and power can be analyzed.
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Practical Reason: On the Theory of Action

Pierre Bourdieu - Social Science - 1998 - 153 pages
Do social classes really exist? Is disinterested action really possible? What do the family, the church, and the intellectual world have in common? Can morality be founded on ...
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Agency and Structure (RLE Social Theory): Reorienting Social Theory

Piotr Sztompka, - Social Science - 2014 - 332 pages
A striking feature of the human condition is its dual, contradictory, inherently split character; on the one hand, autonomy and freedom; on the other, constraint and dependence ...
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Practicing History: New Directions in Historical Writing after the ...

Gabrielle M. Spiegel - History - 2004 - 288 pages
This essential collection of key articles offers a re-evaluation of the practice of history in light of current debates. Critical thinkers and practicing historians present ...
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The Social Body: Habit, Identity and Desire

Nick Crossley - Social Science - 2001 - 176 pages
This book explores both the embodied nature of social life and the social nature of human bodily life. It provides an accessible review of the contemporary social science ...
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Knowledge and Pedagogy: The Sociology of Basil Bernstein

Alan R. Sadovnik - Education - 1995 - 440 pages
Thematically organized around the major concerns of Basil Bernstein's work as a sociologist, this book includes chapters from some of the leading sociologists and educational ...
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Against Recognition

Lois McNay - Social Science - 2008 - 232 pages
In this book, Lois McNay argues that the insights of the recognition theorists are undercut by their reliance on an inadequate account of power.
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