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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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Distinction: A Social Critique of the Judgement of Taste

Pierre Bourdieu - Social Science - 1984 - 613 pages
Examines differences in taste between modern French classes, discusses the relationship between culture and politics, and outlines the strategies of pretension
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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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Political interventions: social science and political action

Pierre Bourdieu, Franck Poupeau, Thierry Discepolo - Political Science - 2008 - 398 pages
Urgent political writings of the major twentieth-century sociologist.
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Homo Academicus

Pierre Bourdieu - Education - 1988 - 344 pages
A brilliant self-analysis of the French academic world by its leading sociologist, this book (which was a best-seller in France) examines the social background and practical ...
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Science of Science and Reflexivity

Pierre Bourdieu - Science - 2004 - 129 pages
This book is based on the last course of lectures that Pierre Bourdieu delivered at the College de France. In it he presents a highly illuminating 'Sketch for a self-analysis ...
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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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The Rules of Art: Genesis and Structure of the Literary Field

Pierre Bourdieu - Literary Criticism - 1996 - 408 pages
Written with verve and intensity (and a good bit of wordplay), this is the long-awaited study of Flaubert and the modern literary field that constitutes the definitive work on ...
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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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