Pierre Bourdieu

By Richard Jenkins

© 1992 – Routledge

190 pages

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pub: 1992-10-01
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This short critical introduction to the sociology of Pierre Bourdieu is a model of clarity and insight. Where Bourdieu's original writings are often densely argued and ambiguous, Richard Jenkins is direct, concise and to the point. He emphasises Bourdieu's contirbutions to the theory and methodology while also dealing in detail with his substantive studies of education, social stratification and culture. His book provides the best short English-language introduction to Bourdieu's work.

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BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC026000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General