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Reproduction in Education, Society and Culture

Pierre Bourdieu, Jean-Claude Passeron - Social Science - 1990 - 254 pages
The way in which the ruling ideas of a social system are related to structures of class, production and power, and how these are legitimated and perpetuated, is fundamental to ...
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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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The Premodern Condition: Medievalism and the Making of Theory

Bruce Holsinger - Literary Criticism - 2005 - 276 pages
Bruce Holsinger identifies and explains an affinity for medievalism and medieval studies among the leading figures of critical theory. His book contains original essays by ...
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Homo Academicus

Pierre Bourdieu - Education - 1988 - 344 pages
In this highly original work, Pierre Bourdieu turns his attention to the academic world of which he is part and offers a brilliant analysis of modern intellectual culture. The ...
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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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Academic Discourse: Linguistic Misunderstanding and Professorial Power

Pierre Bourdieu, Jean-Claude Passeron, Monique de Saint Martin - Education - 1996 - 136 pages
In this innovative work on culture and education, Pierre Bourdieu and his associates examine the role of language and linguistic misunderstanding in the teaching contexts of ...
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Photography: A Middle-brow Art

Pierre Bourdieu, Shaun Whiteside - Photography - 1996 - 218 pages
The everyday practice of photography by millions of amateur photographers may seem to be a spontaneous and highly personal activity. But France's leading sociologist and ...
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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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