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Pascalian Meditations

Pierre Bourdieu - Religion - 2000 - 256 pages
A brilliant example of Bourdieu's unique ability to link sociological theory, historical information, and philosophical thought.
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In Other Words: Essays Towards a Reflexive Sociology

Pierre Bourdieu - Social Science - 1990 - 223 pages
Pierre Bourdieu is one of the most protean intellectual forces in comtemporary French thought. He holds the chair in sociology at the prestigious College de France, yet his ...
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The Logic of Practice

Pierre Bourdieu - Social Science - 1990 - 333 pages
Our usual representations of the opposition between the "civilized" and the "primitive" derive from willfully ignoring the relationship of distance our social science sets up ...
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Homo Academicus

Pierre Bourdieu - Education - 1988 - 344 pages
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Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

Pierre Bourdieu - Philosophy - 2013 - 640 pages
No judgement of taste is innocent - we are all snobs. Pierre Bourdieu's Distinction brilliantly illuminates the social pretentions of the middle classes in the modern world ...
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Equisse D'une Théorie de la Pratique

Pierre Bourdieu - Social Science - 1977 - 248 pages
Through Pierre Bourdieu's work in Kabylia (Algeria), he develops a theory on symbolic power.
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Bourdieu: Critical Perspectives

Pierre Bourdieu, Craig Calhoun, Edward LiPuma, Moishe Postone - Biography & Autobiography - 1993 - 288 pages
Long a dominant figure in the French human sciences, Pierre Bourdieu has become internationally influential in the fields of sociology, anthropology, and cultural studies. A ...
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The State Nobility: Elite Schools in the Field of Power

Pierre Bourdieu - Political Science - 1998 - 504 pages
Examining in detail the work of consecration carried out by elite education systems, Bourdieu analyzes the distinctive forms of power—political, intellectual, bureaucratic ...
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An Invitation to Reflexive Sociology

Pierre Bourdieu, Loïc J. D. Wacquant - Social Science - 1992 - 332 pages
Over the last three decades, the French sociologist Pierre Bourdieu has produced one of the most imaginative and subtle bodies of social theory and research of the post war era ...
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Firing Back: Against the Tyranny of the Market 2, Volume 2

Pierre Bourdieu - Anti-globalization movement - 2003 - 96 pages
Globalization's threat to artists and intellectuals, and how they can rebut it. Pierre Bourdieu, described by The Nation as "worthy of the militant mantle of Sartre and ...
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