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Pierre Bourdieu and Cultural Theory: Critical Investigations
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Sage Pubns Ltd
Publication date April 8, 1997
Pages 200
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780803976252
ISBN-10 0803976259
Dimensions 1 by 6.50 by 9.50 in.
Weight 1 lbs.
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Published in Great Britain
Original list price $175.00
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Amazon.com description: Product Description: 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 systematic reading of his assessment of the role of `cultural capital' in the production and consumption of symbolic goods.

Bridget Fowler outlines the key critical debates that inform Bourdieu's work. She introduces his recent treatment of the rules of art, explains the importance of his concept of capital - economic and social, symbolic and cultural - and defines such key terms as habitus, practice and strategy, legitimate culture, popular art and distinction.

The book focuses particularly on Bourdieu's account of the nature of capit

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from Sage Pubns Ltd (April 8, 1997)
9780803976252 | details & prices | 200 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $175.00
About: This is the first comprehensive description of Pierre Bourdieu's theory of culture and habitus.
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9780803976269 | details & prices | 200 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.75 lbs | List price $59.00

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